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Published by Crane, Russak in New York .
Written in English



  • Europe


  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization,
  • Military policy,
  • World politics -- 1965-,
  • Europe -- Defenses

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Johan J. Holst, Uwe Nerlich.
ContributionsHolst, Johan Jørgen, 1937-, Nerlich, Uwe.
LC ClassificationsUA646 .B44 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 314 p. ;
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4888931M
ISBN 100844809748
LC Control Number76020283

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