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Information please book of world facts and records 1983.

Information please book of world facts and records 1983.

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Published by Information Please Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • World politics -- 1975-1985 -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Economic history -- 1971-1990 -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Social history -- 1970- -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsInformation Please Publishers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJF37 .I53 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3513401M
    ISBN 100894791257
    LC Control Number82074428
    OCLC/WorldCa9684679

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