Arms Across the Pacific Security and Trade Issues Across the Pacific by Malcolm McIntosh

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  • Military - General,
  • Military Science,
  • Foreign Relations 1990-,
  • History - Military / War,
  • East Asia,
  • Military relations,
  • Pacific Area,
  • Soviet Union,
  • United States

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages177
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Open LibraryOL10384409M
ISBN 100312018681
ISBN 109780312018689

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