Agentura: Soviet Informants' Networks & the Ukrainian Underground in Galicia, 1944-48

@article{Burds1996AgenturaSI,
  title={Agentura: Soviet Informants' Networks \& the Ukrainian Underground in Galicia, 1944-48},
  author={Jeffrey Burds},
  journal={East European Politics \& Societies},
  year={1996},
  volume={11},
  pages={130 - 89}
}
  • Jeffrey Burds
  • Published 1996
  • Sociology
  • East European Politics & Societies
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