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Adventures in Russian Historical Research

Reminiscences of American Scholars from the Cold War to the Present

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Published by M.E. Sharpe .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • European studies,
  • Historiography,
  • Education,
  • Research,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Russia,
  • General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSamuel H. Baron (Editor), Cathy A. Frierson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8054889M
    ISBN 10076561197X
    ISBN 109780765611970

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