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Who"s who in the Socialist countries

a biographical encyclopedia of 10,000 leading personalities in 16 Communist countries

by Borys Lewytzkyj

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Published by K. G. Saur Pub. in New York .
Written in English

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  • Communist countries
    • Subjects:
    • Biography -- 20th century -- Dictionaries,
    • Communists -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
    • Communist countries -- Biography -- Dictionaries

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Borys Lewytzkyj and Juliusz Stroynowski ; [translated and edited by Stephen Pringle and Ulla Dornberg].
      ContributionsStroynowski, Juliusz, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT120 .L44
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 736 p. ;
      Number of Pages736
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4717445M
      ISBN 100896640116
      LC Control Number78004068


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