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Politics in Russia

Thomas F. Remington

Politics in Russia

by Thomas F. Remington

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Published by Pearson Longman in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constitutional history -- Russia (Federation),
  • Russia (Federation) -- Politics and government -- 1991-,
  • Soviet Union -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    StatementThomas F. Remington
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJN6695 .R46 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 270 p. :
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17237939M
    ISBN 100205586023
    ISBN 109780205586028
    LC Control Number2007025870

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