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Hosting Soviet Visitors

Hosting Soviet Visitors

A Handbook

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Delphi Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Former Soviet Republics,
  • Travel - Foreign

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsYale Richmond (Editor), Jo A. Goldberg (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11534043M
    ISBN 100939202158
    ISBN 109780939202157
    OCLC/WorldCa18903874

    It's a well-researched, fascinating look at how the Soviet Union was affected and reacted to the German invasion and the four years of conflict that followed. It touches not only on the grand scale of events but delves into the experience at the individual level ─ what life was like for individual soldiers and those behind the front lines.   The Harry N. Abrams stand of art books seemed a favorite with Russian visitors to the fair, and to curtail the thefts that have marked past fairs the Soviet organizers planted platoons of Author: Serge Schmemann.

    Soviet Visuals. K likes. Visuals from behind the Iron Curtain. Soviet (and bits of pre/post-Soviet) photography, architecture & design. USSR propaganda art. [email protected]: K.   From Russia, With Mayonnaise: Cookbook Revisits Soviet Classics: The Salt The dishes that marked the Soviet era still have a strong pull on Russian sentiment (if not stomachs). A new book.

      On Vacation in Soviet-Era Sanatoriums Copy Link Facebook Twitter Reddit Flipboard Pocket Inside the National Speleotherapy Clinic in Belarus, where treatments are . The past year has prompted a predictable flurry of Soviet-themed activity to mark the th anniversary of the October Revolution. We've seen talks, thinkpieces, debates, articles, exhibitions and Author: Brad Davies.


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