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What do we know about war?

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War,
  • Peace

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-406) and indexes

    Statementedited by John A. Vasquez
    ContributionsVasquez, John A., 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU21.2 .W477 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 420 p. :
    Number of Pages420
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16992412M
    ISBN 100847699269, 0847699277
    LC Control Number00030980

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