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Late Imperial Russia problems and prospects : essays in honour of R.B. McKean

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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave in Manchester, UK, New York, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • McKean, Robert B,
  • Russia -- History -- Nicholas II, 1894-1917

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Ian D. Thatcher.
ContributionsThatcher, Ian D.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK262 .L32 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. ;
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22634170M
ISBN 100719067863, 0719067871

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