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The cold warriors

a policy-making elite

by John C. Donovan

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Published by Heath in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989,
    • United States -- Foreign relations administration,
    • United States -- Military policy

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] John C. Donovan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE744 .D65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination293 p.
      Number of Pages293
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5417122M
      ISBN 100669839310
      LC Control Number73009234
      OCLC/WorldCa902382


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