Dedication: stories about Soviet men and women.
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Published by Progress Publishers in Moscow .
Written in English



  • Soviet Union


  • Soviet Union -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Translation of Zvezdy pervoĭ velichiny.

Statement[Translated from the Russian by Nikka Brooshooft]
LC ClassificationsCT1213 .Z9413
The Physical Object
Pagination350 p.
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4652324M
LC Control Number77485831

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