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Europe and the superpower balance

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Published by Foreign Policy Association in New York, N.Y .
Written in English



  • Europe,
  • United States,
  • Soviet Union


  • World politics -- 1945-,
  • Balance of power,
  • Europe -- Politics and government -- 1945-,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Europe,
  • Europe -- Foreign relations -- United States,
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Europe,
  • Europe -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union

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Edition Notes

Statementby A.W. DePorte ; foreword by Stanley Hoffmann.
SeriesHeadline series ;, 247
LC ClassificationsE744 .H43 no. 247, D843 .H43 no. 247
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4437610M
ISBN 100871240580
LC Control Number79092257

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