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The inequality of states

David Vital

The inequality of states

a study of the small power in international relations.

by David Vital

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Published by Clarendon P. in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • States, Small.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [192]-194.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC365 .V5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[9] 198 p.
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5591093M
    LC Control Number67114024
    OCLC/WorldCa969080

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