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Published by Longman in Harlow, New York .
Written in English


  • European Union,
  • France -- Foreign relations -- Germany,
  • Germany -- Foreign relations -- France

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-171) and index

StatementAlistair Cole
SeriesPolitical dynamics of the European Union, Political dynamics of the EU series
LC ClassificationsDC59.8.G3 C65 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 178 p. ;
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18114302M
ISBN 100582319978

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