*PRAVDA* SOVIET NEWSPAPER PAGE 04/25/61- GAGARIN VOSTOK

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  • Sold Date: Apr 10, 2010
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maxuta_id="008377" *PRAVDA* SOVIET NEWSPAPER PAGE 04/25/61- GAGARIN VOSTOK

This piece of the early Soviet space exploration history - the page 3-4 of the newspaper "Pravda" of Apr 25, 1961 - is devoted to the first in the world manned space flight accomplished by Yury Gagarin on April 12, 1961. Page 3 is about Vostok design, page 4 is about the preparation and the flight.

CONDITION - VERY GOOD.

"Pravda" newspaper was the edition of the central committee of Communist Party of the Soviet Union. So, the style of articles is ideologically correct according to the morale code of Soviet Communist Party.

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