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Defense planning for the 1980"s & the changing international environment proceedings by National Security Affairs Conference (1st 1974 National War College)

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Published by The College in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • National security -- United States -- Congresses.,
  • World politics -- 20th century -- Congresses.,
  • United States -- Defenses -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

StatementNational Security Affairs Conference, the National War College, Washington, D.C. ; [editor, Raymond A. Karam].
ContributionsKaram, Raymond A., National War College (U.S.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUA23 .N248 1974
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 188 p. :
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4852728M
LC Control Number75601779

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