Kosovo and the Albanian dimension in southeastern Europe the need for regional security and conflict prevention

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Places:

  • Balkan Peninsula,
  • Kosovo (Serbia),
  • Balkan Peninsula.

Subjects:

  • National security -- Balkan Peninsula.,
  • Balkan Peninsula -- Strategic aspects.,
  • Balkan Peninsula -- Politics and government -- 1989-,
  • Balkan Peninsula -- Ethnic relations.,
  • Kosovo (Serbia) -- Strategic aspects.

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Book details

Statementeditors, Thanos Veremis, Dimitrios Triantaphyllou.
ContributionsVeremēs, Thanos., Triantafyllou, Dimitris., Hellēniko Hidryma Amyntikēs kai Exōterikēs Politikēs.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDR48.6 .K67 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination330 p. ;
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6849269M
ISBN 109607061667
LC Control Number00353541
OCLC/WorldCa42371066

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