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Russia in the eighteenth century

Antony Lentin

Russia in the eighteenth century

from Peter the Great to Catherine the Great (1696-1796)

by Antony Lentin

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russia -- History -- 1689-1801.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. Lentin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK"127"L46
    The Physical Object
    Pagination139 p.
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19722151M
    ISBN 100435325221
    LC Control Number74161818

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