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Epics of everyday life

encounters in a changing Russia

by Richards, Susan

  • 327 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Azerbaijan,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Richards, Susan, 1950- -- Travel -- Russia (Federation),
    • Richards, Susan, 1950- -- Travel -- Azerbaijan,
    • Russia (Federation) -- Description and travel,
    • Azerbaijan -- Description and travel,
    • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1985-1991

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusan Richards.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK510.29 .R53 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 366 p. ;
      Number of Pages366
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1889025M
      ISBN 100670827436
      LC Control Number90050578


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