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Published by Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in New York .
Written in English



  • Germany


  • Germany -- Politics and government -- 1945-

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Edition Notes

SeriesInternational conciliation,, no. 461
LC ClassificationsJX1907 .A8 no. 461
The Physical Object
Pagination249-296 p.
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6073196M
LC Control Number50013155

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