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Published by J. Pott and Company in New York .
Written in English


  • Russo-Japanese War, 1904-1905.,
  • Soviet Union -- Description and travel.,
  • Russia -- Politics and government -- 1894-1917.,
  • Soviet Union -- Economic conditions.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Luigi Villari ... With eighty-four illustrations.
The Physical Object
Pagination330 p.
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15201635M

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