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6 edition of Phoenix: The War that Never Was found in the catalog.

Phoenix: The War that Never Was

The Fall of the Soviet Empire 1985 - 1991

by David Pryce-Jones

  • 39 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Phoenix Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Russia,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • BG-OCCULT - BG-ASTROLOGY/OCCULT,
  • History / Russia (pre- & post-Soviet Union)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8924174M
    ISBN 101842125168
    ISBN 109781842125168

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