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United Nations and some problems of public understanding.

U Thant

United Nations and some problems of public understanding.

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Published by United Nations in [New York] .
Written in English


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Address delivered to the News Media Seminar, 3rd December 1970.

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His books include The Rise and Fall of Détente: American Foreign Policy and the Transformation of the Cold War (); Transatlantic Relations Since (); United Nations: A Very Short Introduction (); The Flawed Architect: Henry Brand: Oxford University Press.