The vintage image novel. the 1st of Tintin's black-and-white adventures. despatched on project to the Soviet Union, Tintin forums a educate. . . yet after an explosion, Tintin is blamed for the bombing, and he needs to make his strategy to the Soviet Union via stealth. as soon as there, he uncovers a few surprising Bolshevik secrets and techniques.
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