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Spain and defense of the West

Arthur Preston Whitaker

Spain and defense of the West

ally and liability

by Arthur Preston Whitaker

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Spain,
    • Spain -- Foreign relations -- United States,
    • Spain -- Foreign relations -- 1939-1975,
    • Spain -- Politics and government -- 1939-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementArthur P. Whitaker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183.8.S7 W5 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 408 p. :
      Number of Pages408
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4420859M
      ISBN 100313221456
      LC Control Number79025194

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