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Cronies or capitalists?

David Lockwood

Cronies or capitalists?

the Russian bourgeoisie, and the bourgeois revolution from 1850 to 1917

by David Lockwood

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Published by Cambridge Scholars Pub. in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle class -- Russia -- History,
  • Russia -- Politics and government -- 1801-1917

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-275).

    Statementby David Lockwood.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT690.S65 L63 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination281 p. ;
    Number of Pages281
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24077618M
    ISBN 101443805629
    ISBN 109781443805629
    LC Control Number2009483803
    OCLC/WorldCa319584221

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