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12 edition of Down with Big Brother found in the catalog.

Down with Big Brother

the fall of the Soviet empire

by Dobbs, Michael

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1953-1985,
    • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1985-1991

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 477-481) and index.

      StatementMichael Dobbs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK274 .D63 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 502 p. ;
      Number of Pages502
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL983882M
      ISBN 100679431799
      LC Control Number96021607

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