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"By the Banks of the Neva"

Chapters from the Lives and Careers of the British in Eighteenth-Century Russia

by Anthony Cross

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • European history: c 1500 to c 1750,
  • History - General History,
  • Great Britain - History - 18th Century,
  • Russia - History,
  • History: World,
  • Russia,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • British--Russia,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • 1689-1801,
  • British,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages490
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7746125M
    ISBN 100521552931
    ISBN 109780521552936

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