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Soviet journey

Fischer, Louis

Soviet journey

by Fischer, Louis

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Published by H. Smith and R. Haas in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- Description and travel,
    • Soviet Union -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Louis Fischer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK267 .F53
      The Physical Object
      Pagination308, [1] p.
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6318121M
      LC Control Number35004778
      OCLC/WorldCa2959033

        MacCormack, who wrote of the journey in his book From Station To Station, Travels With Bowie , published in , described the awkward situation: “When they inquired as to our political leanings, we excuse ourselves and walked away.” According to MacCormack, what gave the agents away was the fact that they had absolutely no idea who Bowie was, despite him already being . Read this book on Questia. Russian Journey by William O. Douglas, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Russian Journey ().

        ‘Visiting a sanatorium is like stepping back in time,’ writes Maryam Omidi in Holidays in Soviet Sanatoriums, in which she takes the reader on a health-conscious journey into a world of peeling wallpaper, statues of Lenin and alternative, new world medicine.. Part health-spa, part hospital, sanatoriums once offered a ubiquitous, ‘decidedly purposeful’ pastime, explains : Elly Parsons. According to the Rawicz's book "The Long Walk", he was imprisoned by the soviets as a political prisoner after the events of the German-Soviet invasion of Poland. In he reached distant Siberian gulag, where he and five friends managed to escape from the prison during a .

        One staple of the culture of the USSR is it's distinctive approach to art and design in society, where the Russian perspective of futurism and the invention of the Constructivist art style was prominent at the time. Being a man of literature myself, I have amassed a sizable collection of Russian-language books, many of which.   For textbooks about the history of the Soviet Union in general, I suggest The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Economy (Hanson), and Economic History of the USSR (Nove). This book is divided into two sections. Section One is dedicated to the (in Marxist parlance) “base” .


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