Preservation of Russian and Soviet material in British libraries report to the British Library Research and Development Department on Project S1/SG/014 by Graham Matthews

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StatementGraham Matthews.
SeriesResearch and development report / British Library -- 6033, Occasional paper / Liverpool Polytechnic,School of Information Science and Technology -- no. 16, Research and development report -- 6033., Occasional paper -- no. 16.
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