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Modern Soviet stories

Modern Soviet stories

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Published by Raduga Publishers in Moscow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[translation from the Russian ; compiled by Leonid Vukolov].
ContributionsVukolov, Leonid.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 91/00709 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination397 p. :
Number of Pages397
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2774129M
LC Control Number86135794

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