|Other titles||Struggle for Afghanistan, Kashmir, and Tibet|
|Statement||Eric S. Margolis|
|LC Classifications||DS371.3 .M37 2001eb|
|The Physical Object|
|Format||[electronic resource] :|
|Pagination||1 online resource (xii, 250 p.)|
|Number of Pages||250|
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