Asia and the major powers

implications for the international order by Robert A. Scalapino

Publisher: American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research in Washington

Written in English
Published: Pages: 117 Downloads: 757
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  • Asia
  • Subjects:

    • Asia -- Foreign relations,
    • Asia -- Politics and government -- 1945-
    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Robert A. Scalapino.
      SeriesAEI-Hoover policy studies,, 3, Hoover Institution studies,, 37
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS33.3 .S3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination117 p.
      Number of Pages117
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5310016M
      LC Control Number72093977

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