Our own people: a memoir of "Ignace Reiss" and his friends by Elisabeth K. Poretsky

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Published by Oxford U.P. in London .

Written in English

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  • Soviet Union.

Subjects:

  • Poretsky, Ignacy, 1899-1937,
  • Secret service -- Soviet Union

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Statement[by] Elisabeth K. Poretsky.
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LC ClassificationsDK268.P66 P65
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 278 p.
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5724714M
ISBN 10019211199X
LC Control Number70449412

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