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Politics, oil and the Western Mediterranean

Robert Michael Burrell

Politics, oil and the Western Mediterranean

by Robert Michael Burrell

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Published by Sage Publications in Beverly Hills [Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Petroleum industry and trade -- Mediterranean region,
  • Mediterranean Region -- Politics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementR.M. Burrell and Alvin J. Cottrell.
    SeriesThe Washington papers [vol. 1] 7, Washington papers -- 7
    ContributionsCottrell, Alvin J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9560.5 B87
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19361137M

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