Russian holiday by Allan Chappelow

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Published by Harrap in London .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Soviet Union

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  • Soviet Union -- Description and travel.

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Book details

Statementwritten and illustrated photographically by Allan Chappelow. With a foreward by Sir Norman Angell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK28 .C45
The Physical Object
Pagination190 p.
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6194136M
LC Control Number56000421
OCLC/WorldCa3165871

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