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Russia and the Russians.

Edward Crankshaw

Russia and the Russians.

by Edward Crankshaw

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National characteristics, Russian,
  • Russia -- Description and travel,
  • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1917-

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination255 p.
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14879923M

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    Russians Among Us tells the full story of Putin’s escalating espionage campaign in the West, the Russian "deep cover" spies who penetrated the US and the years-long FBI hunt to capture them. This book also details the recruitment, running, and escape of one of the most important spies of modern times, a man who worked inside the heart of. Russia and the Russians A History (Book): Hosking, Geoffrey A.: From the Carpathians in the west to the Greater Khingan range in the east, a huge, flat expanse dominates the Eurasian continent. Here, over more than a thousand years, the history and destiny of Russia have unfolded. In a sweeping narrative, one of the English-speaking world's leading historians of Russia follows this story.


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