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Published by Praeger Publishers in New York .
Written in English



  • Germany (West)


  • Germany (West) -- Economic conditions.,
  • Germany (West) -- Politics and government.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Andrei S. Markovits ; foreword by George K. Romoser.
ContributionsMarkovits, Andrei S.
LC ClassificationsHC286.5 .P624 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 238 p. ;
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3780928M
ISBN 100030606179
LC Control Number81020996

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