by National Defense University, Institute for National Strategic Studies in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English
|Other titles||United Nations role sharing|
|Statement||by William H. Lewis|
|Series||Strategic forum -- no. 83|
|Contributions||National Defense University. Institute for National Strategic Studies|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||4 p. ;|
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