Rural Russia under the old régime a history of the landlord-peasant world and a prologue to the peasant revolution of 1917 by Geroid Tanquary Robinson

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  • Land tenure -- Soviet Union,
  • Peasantry -- Soviet Union,
  • Serfdom -- Russia,
  • Soviet Union -- Social conditions,
  • Russia -- History -- Revolution, 1905-1907

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ContributionsWilliam A. Dunning Fund
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Paginationix, 342 p.
Number of Pages342
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Open LibraryOL14476122M

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