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Tale of the white crow coming of age in post-Soviet Latvia by Iveta Melnika

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Published by Ellis Press in Granite Falls, Minn .
Written in



  • Rīga (Latvia)


  • Melnika, Iveta.,
  • Rīga (Latvia) -- Social life and customs.

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Edition Notes

StatementIveta Melnika.
LC ClassificationsDK504.929 .M45 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3383723M
ISBN 100944024467
LC Control Number2004559531

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