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Population and peace in the Pacific.

Thompson, Warren Simpson

Population and peace in the Pacific.

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

  • East Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Pan-Pacific relations.,
    • East Asia -- Economic conditions.,
    • East Asia -- Population.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 362-383.

      SeriesEssay index reprint series
      LC ClassificationsHC412 .T5 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination397 p.
      Number of Pages397
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5282819M
      ISBN 100836928679
      LC Control Number72001151

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