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Canadian interests and policies in the Far East since World War II

D. H. Gardner

Canadian interests and policies in the Far East since World War II

by D. H. Gardner

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Published by Canadian Institute of International Affairs, distributed by Institute of Pacific Relations, New York in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada -- Foreign relations -- East Asia

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby D.H. Gardner.
    SeriesInstitute of Pacific Relations (11 Conference : 1950 : Lucknow, India) Canadian paper -- no. 1., Canadian paper -- no. 1.
    ContributionsInstitute of Pacific Relations. Conference
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. ;
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17608612M
    OCLC/WorldCa3298805

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