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Show trials

Stalinist purges in Eastern Europe, 1948-1954
  • 193 Pages
  • 0.95 MB
  • English
Praeger , New York
Trials (Political crimes and offenses) -- Europe, Eastern, Political purges -- Europe, Eastern -- History, Communist party purges -- Hi


Europe, Eastern., Europe, Ea

StatementGeorge H. Hodos.
ContributionsStalin, Joseph, 1879-1953.
LC ClassificationsKJC67.P66 H63 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 193 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2384890M
ISBN 100275927830
LC Control Number87013769

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