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Thinking about America

the United States in the 1990s

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Published by Hoover Institution Press, Distributed by arrangement with National Book Network in Stanford, Calif, Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1981-1989,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1981-1989

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementAnnelise Anderson, Dennis L. Bark, editors.
      SeriesHoover Press publication ;, 375
      ContributionsAnderson, Annelise Graebner., Bark, Dennis L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE876 .T47 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlvii, 590 p. ;
      Number of Pages590
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2036108M
      ISBN 100817987517, 0817987525
      LC Control Number88012273

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