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Economic and Social Consequences of Disarmament. Report of the Secretary

United Nations. Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs.

Economic and Social Consequences of Disarmament. Report of the Secretary

General Transmitting the Study of His Consultative Group.

by United Nations. Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs.

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SeriesUnited Nations Document E/ -- 3593(Rev.1)
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