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Peter the Great & St. Petersburg (4-Fold) by Scala Publishers

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Published by Scala Publishers .
Written in English


  • Biography: general,
  • European history: c 1500 to c 1750,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Russia,
  • History - General,
  • Russia & Former Soviet Union,
  • Art / General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages8
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12012368M
ISBN 101857593413
ISBN 109781857593419

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