Machine-gun diplomacy

by J. A. H. Hopkins

Publisher: Lewis Copeland Company in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 216 Downloads: 836
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  • Central America,
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  • Intervention (International law),
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Central America.,
  • Central America -- Politics and government.,
  • Philippines.

Edition Notes

Statementby J. A. H. Hopkins and Melinda Alexander.
ContributionsAlexander, Melinda.
LC ClassificationsF1438 .H79
The Physical Object
Pagination216 p.
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6713506M
LC Control Number28009293

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