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Published by Oriental Research Partners in Newtonville, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Soviet Union,
  • Soviet Union.

Subjects:

  • Cities and towns -- Soviet Union -- Growth.,
  • Sociology, Urban -- Soviet Union.,
  • City and town life -- Soviet Union.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementIvan Trufanov ; translated, with notes, new introd. and special bibliography by James Riordan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT145.R9 T7813
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 125 p. ;
Number of Pages125
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4758005M
ISBN 100892500085
LC Control Number78104429

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