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Published by ABC Pub. House in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • Pakistan,
  • India,
  • Pakistan.


  • Nuclear weapons -- Pakistan.,
  • Pakistan -- Military policy.,
  • India -- Military policy.

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Edition Notes

Statement[compiled by] Sreedhar ; introduction by K. Subrahmanyam.
LC ClassificationsUA853.P3 P33 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 331 p. ;
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2361148M
LC Control Number86902574

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