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UK defence spending— trends and implications. / Asteris, Mike.

In: RUSI Journal, Vol. 139, No. 5, 1994, p. 38-71.

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Asteris, Mike. / UK defence spending— trends and implications. In: RUSI Journal. 1994 ; Vol. 139, No. 5. pp. 38-71.

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