Selected Early Poems by Lev Loseff: Edited with an

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It was to provide the advanced technical education for which students had previously been sent to Russia. The situation is very serious in the applied sciences since the very best qualified specialists may be hired by foreign firms--often with overseas employment in mind--while the less fortunate are left to find other paying jobs that are very scarce in the science and technology sector. Thorburn, Jr. of the Department of Classics at Baylor University.

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