History of Russia. by Sergei Fedorovich Platonov

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Published by University Prints and Reprints in Bloomington, Ind .

Written in English

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  • Soviet Union

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  • Soviet Union -- History

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 417-420.

Book details

SeriesUniversity prints and reprints. The Russian series,, v.1
ContributionsAronsberg, Emanuel, tr., Golder, Frank Alfred, 1877-1929, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK41 .P6 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination435 p.
Number of Pages435
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5907820M
LC Control Number64008061
OCLC/WorldCa476040

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