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People and power in the Pacific

the struggle for the post-Cold War order

by Walden F Bello

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Published by Pluto Press, Food First, Transnational Institute in London, Boulder, Colo., USA, San Francisco, CA, USA, Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • East Asia -- Politics and government,
  • Southeast Asia -- Politics and government -- 1945-,
  • East Asia -- Economic conditions,
  • Southeast Asia -- Economic conditions,
  • East Asia -- Relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Relations -- East Asia,
  • Southeast Asia -- Relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Relations -- Southeast Asia

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWalden Bello ; foreword by Ted Wheelwright
    SeriesTransnational Institute series, Transnational Institute series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS518.1 .B45 1992b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 147 p. : ill., maps ;
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16729333M
    ISBN 100745306977, 0745306985
    LC Control Number92029810

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