Russia and her neighbours

by Lovett Fielding Edwards

Publisher: F. Watts in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 96 Downloads: 135
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  • Soviet Union -- Civilization -- Juvenile literature,
  • Soviet Union -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Europe, Eastern -- Juvenile literature
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    A survey of Russia, its geography, history, culture, and varied population with descriptions of daily life in the past and present. Also includes brief descriptions of neighboring European countries and how they relate to the Soviet Union.

    Edition Notes

    j-105,095

    Statementby Lovett Edwards. Illustrated by Clifford Bayly.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesThe Franklin Watts reference library -- 7, Franklin Watts reference library -- 7.
    ContributionsBayly, Clifford.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23251179M

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