Moscow"s independent peace movement by Catherine A. Fitzpatrick

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Published by U.S. Helsinki Watch Committee in New York, NY (36 W. 44th St., Rm. 911, New York 10036) .

Written in English

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  • Russia (Federation),
  • Moscow.


  • Peace movements -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow.,
  • Pacifists -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow.,
  • Political persecution -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow.

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Book details

StatementCatherine A. Fitzpatrick.
ContributionsHelsinki Watch (Organization : U.S.)
LC ClassificationsJX1952 .F6 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination71 p. ;
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2288322M
LC Control Number86156356

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