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The state, war, and the state of war

by K. J. Holsti

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York, N.Y., USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War.,
  • Legitimacy of governments.,
  • Political stability.,
  • Civil war.,
  • Military history, Modern.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-249) and index.

    Statementby K.J. Holsti.
    SeriesCambridge studies in international relations ;, 51
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU21.2 .H62723 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL967442M
    ISBN 100521571138, 052157790X
    LC Control Number96003881

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