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Backstairs mission in Moscow

Charles Ciliberti

Backstairs mission in Moscow

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Published by Booktab press in New York city .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Ciliberti, 1936-1938. The diary of an American worker, compiled during three eventful journeys to the forbidden land of the Soviets.
SeriesBooktab -- no. 1
The Physical Object
Pagination127, [1] p.
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22901821M

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