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The Resource Molotov's magic lantern : travels in Russian history, Rachel Polonsky

Molotov's magic lantern : travels in Russian history, Rachel Polonsky

Label
Molotov's magic lantern : travels in Russian history
Title
Molotov's magic lantern
Title remainder
travels in Russian history
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Polonsky
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the author's move to a Moscow apartment that once housed the Soviet elite and her discovery of an extensive, culturally reflective library belonging to a Stalin henchman
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Polonsky, Rachel
Dewey number
947
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DK510.29
LC item number
.P65 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polonsky, Rachel
  • Molotov, Vyacheslav Mikhaylovich
  • Molotov, Vyacheslav Mikhaylovich
  • Authors, Russian
  • Authors, Russian
  • Communism and literature
  • Russia (Federation)
  • Moscow (Russia)
  • Moscow (Russia)
  • Soviet Union
Label
Molotov's magic lantern : travels in Russian history, Rachel Polonsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 2010 by Faber and Faber Ltd., Great Britain as Molotov's magic lantern : a journey in Russian history"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue -- Romanov -- Apartment 61 -- The banya -- Lutsino -- Mozzhinka -- Novgorod -- Staraya Russa -- Rostov-on-Don -- Taganrog -- Vologda -- Archangel -- Murmansk and Barentsburg -- Arshan and Irkutsk -- Ulan Ude and Kyakhta -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
ix, 390 p.
Isbn
9780374211974
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010023037
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • sky231405762
  • (OCoLC)642351504
  • 785354
Label
Molotov's magic lantern : travels in Russian history, Rachel Polonsky
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 2010 by Faber and Faber Ltd., Great Britain as Molotov's magic lantern : a journey in Russian history"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue -- Romanov -- Apartment 61 -- The banya -- Lutsino -- Mozzhinka -- Novgorod -- Staraya Russa -- Rostov-on-Don -- Taganrog -- Vologda -- Archangel -- Murmansk and Barentsburg -- Arshan and Irkutsk -- Ulan Ude and Kyakhta -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
ix, 390 p.
Isbn
9780374211974
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010023037
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • sky231405762
  • (OCoLC)642351504
  • 785354

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