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Russian themes

Russian themes

a selection of articles from History today; [edited and] with an original introductory essay by Miriam and Lionel Kochan.

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Published by Oliver & Boyd in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russia -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [143]-144.

    SeriesSelections from History today, no. 3
    ContributionsKochan, Miriam, ed., Kochan, Lionel, ed.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. illus., ports. ;
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19085861M

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