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Published in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States,
  • Middle East


  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Middle East.,
  • Middle East -- Foreign relations -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 18.

LC ClassificationsDS63.2.U5 M48
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 18 p.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5289496M
LC Control Number72009259

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