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American economic aid to Thailand

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Published by Lexington Books in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand.
    • Subjects:
    • Economic assistance, American -- Thailand.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 221-244.

      Statement[by] J. Alexander Caldwell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC497.S5 C34
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 248 p.
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5425636M
      ISBN 100669926507
      LC Control Number73020087


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