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The mind of modern Russia

The mind of modern Russia

historical and political thought of Russia"s great age

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N. J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soviet Union -- Intellectual life

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHans Kohn.
    ContributionsKohn, Hans, 1891-1971.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination298 p. ;
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23843615M

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