6 edition of Politics in Russia found in the catalog.
Politics in Russia
Thomas F. Remington
Includes bibliographical references and index
|Statement||Thomas F. Remington|
|LC Classifications||JN6695 .R46 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 270 p. :|
|Number of Pages||270|
|LC Control Number||2007025870|
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