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Soviet Russia, the land and its people.

NikolaЗђ N. MikhaЗђlov

Soviet Russia, the land and its people.

by NikolaЗђ N. MikhaЗђlov

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Published by Sheridan House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russia -- Description and travel -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPokshishevskiĭ, V. V. 1905-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK28 M513
    The Physical Object
    Pagination374p.
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14797379M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mikhaĭlov, N.N. (Nikolaĭ Nikolaevich), Soviet Russia, the land and its people. New York, Sheridan House [].

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