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nuclear and space arms talks

Paul H. Nitze

nuclear and space arms talks

where we are after the summit

by Paul H. Nitze

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Published by United States Dept. of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Public Communication, Editorial Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Strategic Defense Initiative.,
  • Anti-satellite weapons.,
  • United States -- Military policy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul H. Nitze.
    SeriesCurrent policy -- 770.
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State. Office of Public Communication. Editorial Division.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17833966M

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