Secondhand Time

Author: Svetlana Alexievich
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0399588817
Size: 23.80 MB
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. In its scope and wisdom, Secondhand Time is comparable to War and Peace.”—The Wall Street Journal “Already hailed as a masterpiece across Europe, Secondhand Time is an intimate portrait of a country yearning for meaning after the ...

Secondhand Time

Author: Svetlana Alexievich
Publisher: Text Publishing
ISBN: 1922253995
Size: 68.33 MB
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The individual testimony is sometimes harrowing—enough to make me drop the book into my lap, tilt my head back and close my eyes — but upon reflection the voices come together to become a kind of untamed fugue about love: love of family ...

Secondhand Time

Author: Svetlana Alexievich
Publisher: Text Publishing
ISBN: 192535556X
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From the 2015 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Svetlana Alexievich, comes the first English translation of her latest work, an oral history of the disintegration of the Soviet Union and the emergence of a new Russia.

Chernobyl Prayer

Author: Svetlana Alexievich
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241270545
Size: 49.64 MB
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A chronicle of the past and a warning for our nuclear future, Chernobyl Prayer shows what it is like to bear witness, and remember in a world that wants you to forget.

The Unwomanly Face Of War

Author: Svetlana Alexievich
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 014198354X
Size: 14.56 MB
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The long-awaited translation of the classic oral history of Soviet women's experiences in the Second World War - from the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature Bringing together dozens of voices in her distinctive style, The Unwomanly ...

War S Unwomanly Face

Author: Svetlana Aleksievich
Publisher: Imported Publication
ISBN:
Size: 45.41 MB
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"This book is a confession, a document and a record of people's memory.

They Thought They Were Free

Author: Milton Mayer
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226924734
Size: 16.17 MB
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First published in 1955, They Thought They Were Free is an eloquent and provocative examination of the development of fascism in Germany.

Putin Country

Author: Anne Garrels
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374710430
Size: 80.92 MB
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Far from the glitz of Moscow, the people of Chelyabinsk were working out their country’s destiny, person by person. In Putin Country, Garrels crafts an intimate portrait of Middle Russia.

The New Russia

Author: Mikhail Gorbachev
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1509503919
Size: 20.26 MB
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This book represents the summation of Gorbachev’s thinking on the course that Russia has taken since 1991 and stands as a testament to one of the greatest and most influential statesmen of the twentieth century.