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Instability at the non-strategic level of conflict

Samuel P. Huntington

Instability at the non-strategic level of conflict

by Samuel P. Huntington

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Published by Institute for Defense Analyses, Special Studies Group in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby S.P. Huntington.
SeriesStudy memorandum ;, no. 2, Study memorandum (Institute for Defense Analyses. Special Studies Group) ;, no. 2.
ContributionsInstitute for Defense Analyses. Special Studies Group.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/11619 (U)
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 40 leaves ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1046021M
LC Control Number93246204

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