land of inventors by E.M Vasilevsky

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Published by Co-operative Publishing Society of Foreign Workers in the USSR in Moscow, Leningrad .

Written in English

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  • Inventors -- Soviet Union.,
  • Inventions -- Soviet Union.

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Translation of: Strana izobretatelei.

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Other titlesStrana izobretatelei.
Statementby E.M. Vasilevsky.
The Physical Object
Pagination110p. :
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21338426M

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