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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States -- Executive departments.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations administration.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ISBN 0 8018 1399 9 Pbk, £0.90.

Statementby Francis E. Rourke.
SeriesStudies in international affairs -- no. 17
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJK421
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,80p. ;
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21900238M
ISBN 100801813948, 0801813999

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