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A dirty war

a Russian reporter in Chechnya

by Anna PolitkovskaiНЎa

  • 136 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Harvill in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chechnia (Russia)
    • Subjects:
    • Politkovskai͡a, Anna -- Travel -- Russia (Federation) -- Chechni͡a.,
    • Chechnia (Russia) -- History -- Civil War, 1994- -- Press coverage.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementAnna Politkovskaya ; translated from the Russian and edited by John Crowfoot ; with an introduction by Thomas de Waal.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK511.C37 P65 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxii, 336 p. :
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3544150M
      ISBN 101860468977
      LC Control Number2001535731

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