East Finnic minorities in the Soviet Union an appraisal of the erosive trends by Seppo Lallukka

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Published by Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia, Distributor, Akateeminen Kirjakauppa (The Academic Bookstore) in Helsinki .

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  • Soviet Union.

Subjects:

  • Finno-Ugrians -- Soviet Union,
  • Finno-Ugrians -- Ethnic identity,
  • Minorities -- Soviet Union

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-341) and index.

Book details

StatementSeppo Lallukka.
SeriesSuomalaisen Tiedeakatemian toimituksia,, nide 252 = Annales Academiæ Scientiarum Fennicæ. Ser. B ; tom. 252, Suomalaisen Tiedeakatemian toimituksia., nide 252.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ60 .H53 nide 252, DK34.F54 .H53 nide 252
The Physical Object
Pagination344 p. :
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1600519M
ISBN 109514106164
LC Control Number91135324

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The East Finnic minorities in the Soviet Union: an appraisal of the erosive trends / Seppo Lallukka Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia: Distributor, Akateeminen Kirjakauppa (The Academic Bookstore) Helsinki Australian/Harvard Citation. Lallukka, Seppo.

For the information about the history of the East Finnic minorities in the Soviet Union, see S. Lallukka, "The East Finnic Minorities in the Soviet Union: an Appraisal of Erosive Trends", in Annales Academiae Scientiarum Fennicae. Ser. B, tom. (Helsinki, ).

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