German foreign policy challenges after unification

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German reunification question (1949-1990) -- Congresses, Germany -- Foreign relations -- Europe -- Congresses, Europe -- Foreign relations -- Germany -- Congresses, Germany -- Foreign relations -- Congr
StatementValerie Seward.
SeriesWilton Park papers -- no. 78
ContributionsGreat Britain. Foreign and Commonwealth Office., Wilton Park (Conference Center)
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19910007M
ISBN 100117017930

German foreign policy challenges after unification. London: HMSO, (OCoLC) Online version: Seward, Valerie.

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