Liberia's Open-Door Policy

@article{Marinelli1964LiberiasOP,
  title={Liberia's Open-Door Policy},
  author={Lawrence A. Marinelli},
  journal={The Journal of Modern African Studies},
  year={1964},
  volume={2},
  pages={91 - 98}
}
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