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Published by Delphic Associates in Falls Church, Va. (7700 Leesburg Pike #212, Falls Church 22043) .
Written in English



  • Soviet Union.


  • Diesel motor -- Parts.,
  • Diesel motor industry -- Soviet Union.,
  • Metallurgy -- Soviet Union.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Y. Rivkin.
SeriesMonograph series on Soviet Union, Delphic emigre series
LC ClassificationsTJ798.5 .R58 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 101 leaves ;
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2567163M
LC Control Number85109058

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