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ruses for war

John B. Quigley

ruses for war

American interventionism since World War II

by John B. Quigley

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Published by Prometheus Books in Amherst, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intervention (International law),
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Citizen participation,
  • United States -- Military policy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Quigley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE744 .Q54 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17561534M
    ISBN 109781591025160
    LC Control Number2007000018

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