State control of industry in Russia during the war by Semen Osipovich Zagorsky

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Industrial policy -- Russia,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Economics and finance,
  • Russia -- Economic policy,
  • Russia -- Commerce and industry

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Statementby S.O. Zagorsky ...
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 351 p. :
Number of Pages351
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Open LibraryOL16851722M

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