Social sciences in the Soviet Baltic Republics
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Published by "Social Sciences Today," Editorial Board in Moscow .
Written in English



  • Baltic States.


  • Social sciences -- Research -- Baltic States.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSovetskai͡a︡ Pribaltika, issledovanii͡a︡ obshchestvovedov.
Statement[editors of the Russian text E. Shchepilova and I. Gorelov ; English edition managing editor S. Pshennikov].
SeriesHistory of the USSR, new research ;, 7, History of the USSR, new research ;, no. 7.
ContributionsShchepilova, E., Gorelov, I., Pshennikov, S.
LC ClassificationsH62.5.B33 S63 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p. ;
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2131334M
LC Control Number88195355

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