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Behind the sheltering bomb

by Noel Francis Parrish

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • World politics -- 1945-,
    • Nuclear weapons,
    • United States -- Military policy

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNoel Francis Parrish.
      SeriesAmerican military experience
      LC ClassificationsUA23 .P313 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 385 p. ;
      Number of Pages385
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4733566M
      ISBN 100405118899
      LC Control Number78022415

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