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Rise of the Russian consumer

Margaret Stevenson Miller

Rise of the Russian consumer

by Margaret Stevenson Miller

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Published by Institute of Economic Affairs in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Consumers -- Soviet Union,
  • Soviet Union -- Economic policy -- 1959- ,
  • Europe, Eastern -- Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Margaret Miller.
    ContributionsInstitute of Economic Affairs (Great Britain)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC336.2 .M52 1965
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23327976M
    LC Control Number66003192

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