Insecurity in the ASEAN region by Tim Huxley

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Published by Royal United Services Institute for Defence Studies in London .

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  • Southeast Asia,
  • Southeast Asia.


  • ASEAN.,
  • National security -- Southeast Asia.,
  • Southeast Asia -- Defenses.,
  • Southeast Asia -- Military policy.,
  • Southeast Asia -- Strategic aspects.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementTim Huxley.
SeriesWhitehall paper series,, 23
ContributionsRoyal United Services Institute for Defence Studies.
LC ClassificationsUA833.5 .H89 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 82 p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1188887M
ISBN 10085516090X
LC Control Number94179172

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