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Contemporary military strategy by Morton H. Halperin

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston, Mass .
Written in English


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Written under the auspices of the Center for International Affairs, Harvard Univerity.

StatementMorton H. Halperin.
ContributionsHarvard University. Center for International Affairs.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,156p.
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13951535M

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