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The bureaucracy of truth

how communist governments manage the news.

by Paul Lendvai

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Burnett Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass media -- Europe, Eastern.,
  • Mass media -- Soviet Union.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP92.R9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination285p. ;
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22394420M
    ISBN 100233972900, 0865311420

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