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A portrait of all the Russias

Laurens van der Post

A portrait of all the Russias

by Laurens van der Post

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Published by Hogarth in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- Description and travel.,
    • Soviet Union -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementphotographs by Burt Glinn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK28 .V26 1967b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p.
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5640314M
      LC Control Number68070509

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        The Russian Royal Family was executed and buried in July So why does Vladimir Putin keep bringing up the bodies? At about 1 a.m. on J , in a fortified mansion in the town . This present study, among other things, redresses the balance to some extent in Nicholas's favor. Certainly it is not intended as an apology for Russia's firm, sometimes cruel, Emperor. It is, however, 4/5(3).


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