Defense of the West Strategic and European Security Issues Reappraised by Robert Kennedy

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  • Military policy,
  • National security,
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organiza,
  • 1975-1985,
  • United States,
  • World politics

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages451
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Open LibraryOL8316223M
ISBN 100865316139
ISBN 109780865316133

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