1 edition of United States and the Soviet Union in the Asian third world found in the catalog.
United States and the Soviet Union in the Asian third world
by Center for American & Soviet Studies, Dankook University in Seoul, Korea
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Yu-nam Kim.|
|Contributions||Kim, Yu-nam., Tanʼguk Taehakko. Center for American & Soviet Studies.|
|LC Classifications||DS33.4.U6 U57 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 540 p. :|
|Number of Pages||540|
|LC Control Number||91101651|
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