The Soviet Union in world politics

by Beyme, Klaus von.

Publisher: St. Martin"s Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 219 Downloads: 181
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  • Soviet Union

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  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- 1975-

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StatementKlaus von Beyme.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK282 .B49 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 219 p. ;
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2373456M
ISBN 100312004362
LC Control Number87001550

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