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Switzerland in perspective

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Switzerland.,
  • Switzerland
    • Subjects:
    • Switzerland.,
    • Switzerland -- Foreign relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby George Soloveytchik.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDQ17 .S64 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 306 p. :
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3492034M
      ISBN 100313233632
      LC Control Number82011872


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