Lenin as an historian.
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Lenin as an historian. by Jerzy Topolski

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Published in Buffalo, N. Y .
Written in English


  • Lenin, Vladimir Ilʹich, -- 1870-1924.,
  • Dialectical materialism.,
  • History -- Philosophy.

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SeriesState University of New York at Buffalo. Council on International Studies. Special studies, no. 37, Special studies (State University of New York at Buffalo. Council on International Studies) -- no. 37.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages49
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Open LibraryOL21976377M

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