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The Russian Factor From Cold War to Global Terrorism by Simona Pipko

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Published by Xlibris Corporation .
Written in English


  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Russia,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • History / Russia (pre- & post-Soviet Union)

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8512434M
ISBN 101425723667
ISBN 109781425723668

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