Studies in War and Peace (Scandinavian Library) by Oyvind Osterud

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  • Peace studies,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Congresses,
  • Nuclear warfare,
  • War And Peace,
  • Arms control,
  • War,
  • World politics

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Number of Pages230
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ISBN 108200077497
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