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The League of nations.

League of Nations. Secretariat. Information Section.

The League of nations.

Political activities.

by League of Nations. Secretariat. Information Section.

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Published by Information section, League of nations Secretariat in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arbitration, International.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Territorial questions.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPolitical activities [of the League of nations]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1975 .A49 1925
    The Physical Object
    Pagination130 p.
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6678406M
    LC Control Number25011639
    OCLC/WorldCa14977671

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