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They fought for their country a novel ; The fate of a man : a story by Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov

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Published by Raduga Publishers in Moscow .
Written in English


  • Sholokhov, Mikhail Aleksandrovich, 1905- -- Translations into English,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

Translation of: Oni srazhalisʹ za Rodinu and Sudʹba cheloveka.

Other titlesFate of a man.
StatementMikhail Sholokhov ; translated from the Russian by Robert Daglish.
SeriesCollected works in eight volumes ;, v. 8
ContributionsSholokhov, Mikhail Aleksandrovich, 1905-
LC ClassificationsPG3476.S52 A23 1984 vol. 8
The Physical Object
Pagination293 p. ;
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2596895M
LC Control Number85152101

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