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7 edition of The superpowers found in the catalog.

The superpowers

a short history

by Paul Dukes

  • 249 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Russia,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Imperialism -- History.,
    • Cold War.,
    • United States -- History.,
    • Russia -- History.,
    • Soviet Union -- History.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations.,
    • Russia -- Foreign relations.,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-186) and index.

      StatementPaul Dukes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178 .D864 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 197 p. ;
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6791605M
      ISBN 100415230411, 041523042X
      LC Control Number00055340


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