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shadow of the winter palace

Crankshaw, Edward.

shadow of the winter palace

Russia"s drift to revolution, 1825-1917

by Crankshaw, Edward.

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Romanov, House of.,
  • Russia -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Russia -- History -- Nicholas II, 1894-1917.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdward Crankshaw.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK189 .C66 1976
    The Physical Object
    Pagination429 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages429
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15211656M
    ISBN 10333148827

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