3 edition of New concepts for Middle East alliances found in the catalog.
New concepts for Middle East alliances
Mary E. Morris
by The Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace, The Hebrew University in Jerusalem
Written in English
|Statement||Mary E. Morris.|
|Series||Peace papers ;, 5|
|LC Classifications||DS63.1 .M675 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||15 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||15|
|LC Control Number||2003547273|
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