Iceland, reluctant ally

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Greenwood Press , Westport, Conn
Iceland -- Politics and government -- 20th century., Iceland -- Foreign relat

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StatementDonald E. Nuechterlein.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDL375 .N8 1975
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 213 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL5185134M
ISBN 100837180961
LC Control Number75003868

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