Gorbachev"s Murmansk speech the Soviet initiative and western response by David Scrivener

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Published by Norwegian Atlantic Committee in Oslo .

Written in English

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  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- 1975-,
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Europe,
  • Europe -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union

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Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

Statementby David Scrivener.
SeriesSecurity policy library -- no. 4
ContributionsGorbachev, Mikhail Sergeevich, 1931-
LC ClassificationsDK289 S37 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination75 p.--
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16671653M
ISBN 108290161336

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