U.S. interests in Africa
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U.S. interests in Africa October 5, 1981. by Chester A. Crocker

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Published by U.S. Dept. of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Public Communication, Editorial Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Africa.,
  • Africa -- Foreign relations -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesUS interests in Africa.
SeriesCurrent policy -- no. 330.
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State. Office of Public Communication. Editorial Division.
The Physical Object
Pagination3, [1] p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15255732M

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