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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brezhnev, Leonid Ilʹich, 1906-

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 298-301.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK275.B7 D67
    The Physical Object
    Pagination317 p.
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5440584M
    ISBN 100465007813
    LC Control Number73090133

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