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Russia and the great war

GrigoriД­ AleksinskiД­

Russia and the great war

by GrigoriД­ AleksinskiД­

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Causes,
  • Russia -- Economic conditions,
  • Russia -- Politics and government,
  • Russia -- Foreign relations

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gregor Alexinsky. Tr. by Bernard Miall.
    ContributionsMiall, Bernard, 1876- tr.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination357, [1] p.
    Number of Pages357
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16339684M

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