evaluation of ideological trends in recent Soviet literary scholarship by Henrietta Mondry

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  • Russian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Soviet literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Ideology and literature.,
  • Perestroĭka.,
  • Glasnost.,
  • Soviet Union -- Intellectual life -- 1970-1991.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementHenrietta Mondry.
SeriesSlavistische Beiträge ;, Bd. 255
LC ClassificationsPN849.R9 M558 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination134 p. ;
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1944018M
ISBN 103876904560
LC Control Number90166577

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