U.S./Soviet military balance statistical trends, 1980-1989 (as of January 1, 1990)

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  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Statistics,
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Other titlesUS, Soviet military balance
Statementby John M. Collins and Dianne E. Rennack
SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1990, reel 8, fr. 0185
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
Pagination205 p.
Number of Pages205
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Open LibraryOL18065032M

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