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Tiny Revolution Russia Twentieth Century Soviet and Russian History in Anecdotes and Jokes (Routledgecurzon Studies on the History of Russia and Eastern Europe) by Bruce Adams

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages184
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ISBN 100415351731
ISBN 109780415351737

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