|Statement||Abel Chirila, editor.|
|Series||Defense, security and strategy series|
|LC Classifications||TL796 .M49 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 117 p. :|
|Number of Pages||117|
|LC Control Number||2010291215|
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