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Fuelling War

Philippe Le Billon

Fuelling War

Natural Resources and Armed Conflicts (Adelphi Papers, 357)

by Philippe Le Billon

  • 232 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by International Institute for Strategic Studies .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Armed conflict,
  • International trade,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Developing countries,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • International Relations - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9530484M
    ISBN 100198528361
    ISBN 109780198528364

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