The Central Caucasus

problems of geopolitical economy

Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. in New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Geopolitics -- Caucasus,
  • Caucasus -- Foreign economic relations

Edition Notes

StatementEldar Ismailov and Vladimer Papava, editors.
ContributionsIsmailov, Ėlʹdar., Papava, V. G.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHF1583.315.Z3 C46 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19968610M
ISBN 109781604566062
LC Control Number2008018268

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