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Bolshevik smugglers

S. Shaumyan

Bolshevik smugglers

an incident in the civil war

by S. Shaumyan

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Published by Modern Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Revolutionaries -- Soviet Union.,
  • Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 -- Personal narratives.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby S. Shaumyan.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35p. ;
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19495791M

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