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History of Moscow

History of Moscow

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Published by Progress in Moscow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of a revised Russian text of "Istoriya Moskvy" published: Moscow : Nauka, 1976 ; originally published 1974.

Statementeditorial board: S.S. Khromov... [et al.] ; [translated from the Russian by Yuri Shirokov].
ContributionsKhromov, S. S.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14124893M

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