Globalisation Australian Regional Perspectives by Martin Shanahan

Cover of: Globalisation | Martin Shanahan

Published by Wakefield Press Pty, Limited (AUS) .

Written in English

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  • International Relations - General,
  • Politics / Current Events

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8633216M
ISBN 101862546371
ISBN 109781862546370

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