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Politics in Russia

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Published by Longman .
Written in English


  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Russia,
  • Political Process - General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • General,
  • 1991-,
  • Constitutional history,
  • Politics and government,
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Soviet Union

Book details:

Edition Notes

Third Edition

The Physical Object
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10459984M
ISBN 100321159748
ISBN 109780321159748

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