Canada"s Asia-Pacific security dilemma by Joseph Bruce Varner

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Published by Maritime Affairs in Halifax, N.S .

Written in English

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  • National security -- Canada.,
  • Canada -- Foreign relations -- Asia.,
  • Asia -- Foreign relations -- Canada.,
  • Canada -- Foreign relations -- Pacific Area.,
  • Pacific Area -- Foreign relations -- Canada.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementby Joe Varner.
SeriesNiobe papers -- v. 10
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 80 p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19954338M
ISBN 100969834357

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