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American changing role in the 70"s

Tamkang American Studies Conference (1972 Taipei, Taiwan)

American changing role in the 70"s

proceedings, Tamkang American Studies Conference 1972

by Tamkang American Studies Conference (1972 Taipei, Taiwan)

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Published by Tamkang College of Arts & Sciences in Taipei .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1969-1974 -- Congresses.,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1960-1980 -- Congresses.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1971-1981 -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAmerica"s changing role in the 70"s., Qi shi nian dai Meiguo zhi zhuan bian.
      Statementedited by Phillip M. Chen.
      ContributionsChen, Phillip M., 1935-, Danjiang wen li xue yuan.
      LC ClassificationsE855 .T35 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 189 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5245214M
      LC Control Number75317109

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