Lost and found in Russia encounters in the deep heartland by Richards, Susan

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Published by I.B. Tauris in London, New York .

Written in English

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  • Volga River Region (Russia) -- History,
  • Siberia (Russia) -- History,
  • Volga River Region (Russia) -- Social conditions,
  • Siberia (Russia) -- Social conditions,
  • Russia (Federation) -- History -- 1991-,
  • Russia (Federation) -- Social conditions -- 1991-

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementSusan Richards.
LC ClassificationsDK766 .R53 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 299 p. :
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23912668M
ISBN 101848850239
ISBN 109781848850231
LC Control Number2009396918

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