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"anti-climax"

Alexander Berkman

"anti-climax"

the concluding chapter of my Russian diary The Bolshevik myth

by Alexander Berkman

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Published by the author in [Berlin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communism -- Soviet Union.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe bolshevik myth; diary 1920-1922
    Statementby Alexander Berkman.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29, [7] p. (7 p. at end advertisements)
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17978902M

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