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The 900 days the siege of Leningrad by Harrison Evans Salisbury

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Published by Pan Books in London .
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Subjects:

  • Leningrad (RSFSR) -- Siege, 1941-1944.

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Edition Notes

StatementHarrison E. Salisbury.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD764.3.L4
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 760p. :
Number of Pages760
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22818430M
ISBN 100330027557

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