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How business is carried on in Soviet Russia

Anna Louise Strong

How business is carried on in Soviet Russia

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Published by Haldeman-Julius Publications in Girard, Kansas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soviet Union -- Description and travel.,
  • Soviet Union -- Economic policy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnna Louise Strong.
    SeriesLittle blue book -- no.1234
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63p. ;
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19549888M


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