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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, NY .
Written in English


  • War (International law),
  • War (Philosophy)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index

StatementFrank Przetacznik
LC ClassificationsJX4511 .P79 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 576 p. ;
Number of Pages576
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16774946M
ISBN 100773492569
LC Control Number93016073

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