Equality of Soviet women in the economic sphere
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Equality of Soviet women in the economic sphere report by N. Popova

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Published by Foreign Languages Pub. House in Moscow .
Written in English

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Statementby N. Popova.
LC ClassificationsMLCS 84/00337 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p. ; 20 cm.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2915703M
LC Control Number84147650

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