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The Asian Pacific

political and economic development in a global context

by Vera Simone

  • 42 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Longman Publishers USA in White Plains, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia,
  • Pacific Area,
  • Asia.,
  • Pacific Area.
    • Subjects:
    • Economic forecasting -- Asia.,
    • Economic forecasting -- Pacific Area.,
    • Asia -- Economic conditions -- 1945-,
    • Pacific Area -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementVera Simone, Anne Thompson Feraru.
      ContributionsFeraru, Anne Thompson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC412 .S583 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 418 p. :
      Number of Pages418
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1090954M
      ISBN 10080130895X
      LC Control Number94015201

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