2 edition of The Pacific in an era of change found in the catalog.
The Pacific in an era of change
by Institute of Strategic and International Studies Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Written in English
|Series||ISIS TV forum|
|LC Classifications||HF1642.55 .P23 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||21 p. :|
|Number of Pages||21|
|LC Control Number||89945308|
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