Confrontation in the US-USSR relationship: can it be managed?
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Confrontation in the US-USSR relationship: can it be managed? A further supplement to De tente based upon the proceedings of the like-named Law Professor Workshop, Hotel Americana of New York, August 2-3, 1978. by Bernard A. Ramundo

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Published by American Bar Association in [Chicago] .
Written in English


  • Detente.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.,
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1977-1981.,
  • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- 1975-1985.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesDe tente.
ContributionsLaw Professor Workshop "Confrontation in the US-USSR Relationship: Can it be Managed?" (1978 : New York, N.Y.)
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 123 p. ;
Number of Pages123
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14504939M

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