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The face of Russia

anguish, aspiration, and achievement in Russian culture

by James H Billington

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by TV Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arts, Russian,
  • National characteristics, Russian,
  • Russia -- Civilization,
  • Russia (Federation) -- Civilization,
  • Russia -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAnguish, aspiration, and achievement in Russian culture, Face of Russia (Television program)
    StatementJames H. Billington
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK32 .B544 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination269 p., [24] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15316112M
    ISBN 101575001047
    OCLC/WorldCa40171990

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