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Afghanistan"s unknown war

Afghanistan"s unknown war

memoirs of the Russian writers-war veterans of special forces, Army and Air Forces [sic] on Soviet-Afghan War and the Afghan terrorism

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Published by Megapolis Pub. Co. in [Toronto, Ont.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Afghanistan,
  • Afghđanistđan
    • Subjects:
    • Afghanistan -- History -- Soviet occupation, 1979-1989 -- Personal narratives, Russian.,
    • Afghđanistđan -- Histoire -- 1979-1989 (Intervention soviétique) -- Récits personnels russes.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAfghanistan"s unknown war :
      Statementby Sergei Alexandrov ... [et al.].
      GenrePersonal narratives, Russian., Récits personnels russes.
      ContributionsAlexandrov, Sergei, 1964-, Grigoriev, Vladimir, 1964-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS371.2 .A393 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination156 p. :
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3630042M
      ISBN 101894485157
      LC Control Number2002421715
      OCLC/WorldCa48242577

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