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U.S.-Soviet agreement on embassy construction in Washington.

Ronald I. Spiers

U.S.-Soviet agreement on embassy construction in Washington.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Public Communication, Editorial Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Embassy buildings -- Washington (D.C.) -- Design and construction.,
  • Diplomatic and consular service, American -- Soviet Union.,
  • Diplomatic and consular service, Soviet -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUS-Soviet agreement on embassy construction in Washington.
    SeriesPublic information series, Public information series (United States. Dept. of State. Bureau of Public Affairs)
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State. Office of Public Communication. Editorial Division.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2] p. ; 28 cm.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18046011M

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U.S.-Soviet agreement on embassy construction in Washington. by Ronald I. Spiers Download PDF EPUB FB2

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