Communist Armies in Politics
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Communist Armies in Politics Their Origins and Development (A Westview special study) by Jonathan R. Adelman

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Published by Westview Pr (Short Disc) .
Written in English


  • Politics and government,
  • Civil supremacy over the milit,
  • Political activity,
  • Civil supremacy over the military,
  • Communism,
  • Military-Political Relationships,
  • Armed Forces,
  • Communist countries

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8228893M
ISBN 100891588809
ISBN 109780891588801

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