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Deterring democracy by Noam Chomsky

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Published by Verso in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementNoam Chomsky.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,421p.;
Number of Pages421
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23772578M
ISBN 10086091318

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