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Understanding the Russians

a citizen"s primer

by Foy D. Kohler

  • 342 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- History,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Foy D. Kohler.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK274 .K6 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 441 p.
      Number of Pages441
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5444985M
      LC Control Number73108940

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