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Soviet disintegration chronology of events September 16-December 31, 1991

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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1985-1991,
  • Former Soviet republics -- History -- Chronology

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Edition Notes

StatementJulie Kim
SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1992, reel 2, fr. 00001
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p.
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15459476M

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