Constructive Engagement?

Chester Crocker & American Policy in South Africa, Namibia & Angola by J. E. Davies

Publisher: Ohio University Press

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Cover of: Constructive Engagement? | J. E. Davies
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Subjects:

  • Africa - General,
  • International Relations - Diplomacy,
  • International Relations - General,
  • United States - 20th Century (1945 to 2000),
  • Political Science / Government / International,
  • Government - International,
  • Political Science,
  • History - U.S,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations
The Physical Object
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Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL11417141M
ISBN 100821417819
ISBN 109780821417812

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