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Governance in the Western Hemisphere

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Published by Praeger in New York, NY, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America
    • Subjects:
    • Pan-Americanism,
    • America -- Politics and government -- 20th century,
    • America -- Foreign relations -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Viron P. Vaky.
      ContributionsVaky, Viron P., Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1410 .G79 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 532 p. ;
      Number of Pages532
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3173841M
      ISBN 100030695376
      LC Control Number83016146

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