Arms control and the new Middle East security environment

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  • Cold War.,
  • Middle East -- Military relations.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementShai Feldman and Ariel Levite, eds.
SeriesJCSS study -- no. 23
ContributionsFeldman, Shai, 1950-, Levite, Ariel.
LC ClassificationsJX1974 .A768836 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 253 p.
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15379123M
ISBN 109654590115

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