Letters from the dead

last letters from Soviet men and women who died fighting the Nazis, 1941-1945. [Translated from the Russian by Jim Riordan].

Publisher: Progress Publishers in Moscow

Written in English
Published: Pages: 232 Downloads: 684
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives

Edition Notes

Translation of Govoriat pogibshie geroi.

The Physical Object
Pagination232 p. ports. ;
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21811130M

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Book of the Dead, ancient Egyptian collection of mortuary texts made up of spells or magic formulas, placed in tombs and believed to protect and aid the deceased in the hereafter.

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