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The girl from the Metropol Hotel : growing up in communist Russia —Petrushevskai͡|a, Li͡|udmila, author.
Book
2017
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"The prizewinning memoir of one of the world's great writers, about coming of age and finding her voice amid the hardships of Stalinist Russia. Like a young Edith Piaf, wandering the streets singing for alms, and like Ol...

Vasily Grossman and the Soviet Century —Popoff, Alexandra, author.
Book
2019
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If Vasily Grossman's 1961 masterpiece, Life and Fate, had been published during his lifetime, it would have reached the world together with Pasternak's Doctor Zhivago and before Solzhenitsyn's Gulag. But Life and Fate wa...

The secret history of Vladimir Nabokov —Pitzer, Andrea.
Book
2013
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Argues that the famous Russian-American novelist, accused of turning a blind eye to the horrors of history, hid this disturbing information within his fiction.

Véra (Mrs. Vladimir Nabokov) —Schiff, Stacy.
Book
1999
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Dialogues with Solzhenitsyn
DVD
2007
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A remarkable portrait showing us the inner world of the great Russian writer, Alexander Solzhenitsyn. The documentary is based on Sokurov's talks with Solzhenitsyn and his wife (Sokurov's small crew was the first to rece...

Okhota na ryzhego dʹi︠a︡vola : roman s mikrobiologami Vernacular Title: Охота на рыжего дьявола : роман с микробиологами —Shraer-Petrov, David. Vernacular Author: Шраер-Петров, Давид.
Book
2010
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This memoir offers fascinating perspectives on Jewish life in the Soviet Union, immigration and Jewish emigres in America. Powerfully inventive and haunting, this autobiography is a work of stunning imagination from prof...

A captive of time —Ivinskai͡|a, Olʹga, 1912-1995.
Book
1978
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