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Russia with our own eyes

British Workers Delegation to the U.S.S.R.

Russia with our own eyes

report of the British Workers Delegation to the Soviet Union, 1950.

by British Workers Delegation to the U.S.S.R.

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Published by SRT Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russia -- Social conditions,
  • Russia -- Economic conditions -- 1945-,
  • Labor and laboring classes -- Russia

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK268.3 B7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20104567M

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