4 edition of Global politics in the human interest found in the catalog.
Global politics in the human interest
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-290) and index.
|LC Classifications||JX1391 .G87 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 305 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||305|
|LC Control Number||94008484|
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