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Divided Berlin: the anatomy of Soviet political blackmail.

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Berlin (Germany) -- History -- 1945-1990

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBooks that matter, Praeger publications in Russian history and world communism -- no. 97
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDD881 .S65 1961
    The Physical Object
    Pagination201 p.
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13575317M
    LC Control Number61017509
    OCLC/WorldCa406782

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Divided Berlin: the anatomy of Soviet political blackmail. by Hans Speier Download PDF EPUB FB2

Reproduced by The RAND Corporation under the title The Soviet Threat to Berlin, the study served as the basis of a lecture I gave at the Princeton University Conference on "Germany: Problems and Prospects," on Ma The text was revised and expanded in June and July,resulting in the present version.

Divided Berlin: the anatomy of Soviet political blackmail. New York, Praeger [] (OCoLC) Online version: Speier, Hans.

Divided Berlin: the anatomy of Soviet political blackmail. New York, Praeger [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Hans Speier. Speier: Divided Berlin: the Anatomy of Soviet Political Blackmail Published by U.S.

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