Ethnic German emigres from rural areas of the USSR
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Published by Osteuropa-Institut in München .
Written in English



  • Soviet Union,
  • Germany (West)


  • Germans -- Soviet Union -- Interviews.,
  • Immigrants -- Germany (West) -- Interviews.,
  • Soviet Union -- Rural conditions.,
  • Soviet Union -- Emigration and immigration.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKarl-Eugen Wädekin.
SeriesWorking paper ;, #G3, Arbeiten aus dem Osteuropa-Institut München ;, Nr. 3.
LC ClassificationsDK34.G3 W32 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination25, 4 p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2256164M
LC Control Number89134960

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