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United Nations peacekeeping the effectiveness of the legal framework : hearing before the Legislation and National Security Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, second session, March 3, 1994. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Legislation and National Security Subcommittee.

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Written in English


  • United Nations -- Armed Forces.,
  • International police.,
  • Security, International.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF27 .G6676 1994a
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 278 p. :
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1229509M
ISBN 100160446910
LC Control Number94231005

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