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Soviet role in Asia

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Europe and the Middle East.

Soviet role in Asia

hearings before the Subcommittees on Europe and the Middle East and on Asian and Pacific Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, first session, July 19, 21, 26, 28; August 2; September 27; October 19, 1983.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Europe and the Middle East.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military occupation.,
  • National security -- Asia.,
  • National security -- United States.,
  • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1953-1985.,
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Asia.,
  • Asia -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Affairs.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 576 p. :
    Number of Pages576
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17662876M


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