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The Tsars

Ronald Hingley

The Tsars

Russian autocrats, 1533-1917

by Ronald Hingley

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russia -- Kings and rulers,
  • Russia -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography.

    StatementRonald Hingley
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23839117M


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