Contemporary Russia
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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Russia (Federation)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementEdwin Bacon ; with Matthew Wyman.
SeriesContemporary states and societies
ContributionsWyman, Matthew.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK510.23 B33 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 190 p. :
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22710452M
ISBN 100333772016, 0333772024

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