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Prisoners of Russia

a personal study of convict life in Sakhalin and Siberia

by Benjamin Douglas Howard

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Published by D. Appleton and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union.,
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Siberia.,
  • Sakhalin (Sakhalinskai͡a︡ oblastʹ)
    • Subjects:
    • Prisoners -- Soviet Union,
    • Prisoners -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia,
    • Prisoners -- Russia (Federation) -- Sakhalin (Sakhalinskai͡a︡ oblastʹ),
    • Exiles -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia,
    • Exiles -- Russia (Federation) -- Sakhalin (Sakhalinskai͡a︡ oblastʹ)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Benjamin Howard ... with a preface by Brigadier-General O.O. Howard ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6295.R8 H8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, 389 p.
      Number of Pages389
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6917731M
      LC Control Number02016004
      OCLC/WorldCa1516122


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