American-Ukrainian nuclear relations
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Published by Institute for National Strategic Studies, National Defense University in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Nuclear arms control -- Ukraine,
  • Ukraine -- Foreign relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Ukraine

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Edition Notes

Other titlesAmerican Ukrainian nuclear relations.
StatementRoman Popadiuk.
SeriesMcNair paper -- 55., McNair papers -- no. 55.
ContributionsNational Defense University. Institute for National Strategic Studies.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 85, [4] p. :
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17519423M

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