by Center of International Studies, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University in [Princeton, N.J.] .
Written in English
|Statement||by A. Michael Washburn and Willard H. Mitchell.|
|Series||Princeton University. Center of International Studies. Policy memorandum, no. 33|
|Contributions||Mitchell, Willard H., Rostow, W. W. 1916-|
|LC Classifications||E744 .W2955|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||45,  p.|
|Number of Pages||45|
|LC Control Number||67009844|
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