History of the Houston Chapter of the United Nations Association, 1950s-1970 by Louis Kestenberg

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Published by United Nations Association, Houston Chapter in [Houston] .

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Includes index.

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Statementby Louis Kestenberg.
LC ClassificationsJX1977.2.U5 K47 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 75 leaves, [14] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2330908M
LC Control Number86218516

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