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Russian Marxism and its populist background the late nineteenth century. by Richard Pipes

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English


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Reprinted from "The Russian review", Vol. 19, no. 4, Oct. 1960.

SeriesBobbs-Merrill reprint series in European history E 169
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Open LibraryOL13662796M

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