Politics in Russia
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Published by Longman in Boston .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementThomas F. Remington
LC ClassificationsJN6695 .R46 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24479910M
ISBN 100205005799
ISBN 109780205005796
LC Control Number2010041647

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