Flight from the USSR
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Mosaic Press, 2015.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Dato Turashvili., & Dato Turashvili|AUTHOR. (2015). Flight from the USSR . Mosaic Press.

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Dato Turashvili and Dato Turashvili|AUTHOR. 2015. Flight From the USSR. Mosaic Press.

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Dato Turashvili and Dato Turashvili|AUTHOR. Flight From the USSR Mosaic Press, 2015.

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Dato Turashvili, and Dato Turashvili|AUTHOR. Flight From the USSR Mosaic Press, 2015.

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