The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
Vel’tman, Mikhail Lazarevich
Born 1871; died 1927. Soviet public figure; specialist in Oriental culture and languages. He published under the pseudonym M. P. Pavlovich.
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