Yugoslavia; the new class in crisis
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Published by Syracuse University Press in Syracuse, N.Y.] .
Written in English



  • Yugoslavia


  • Yugoslavia -- Politics and government -- 1945-1980,
  • Yugoslavia -- Social conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 233-234.

Statement[by] Nenad D. Popovic.
LC ClassificationsDR370 .P634
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 240 p.
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5618359M
LC Control Number68026995

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