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Published by Oxford University Press for the Royal Institute of International Affairs in London .
Written in English

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  • League of Nations.

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Edition Notes

Originally published in 2 vols., 1952.

ContributionsRoyal Institute of International Affairs.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13663010M

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