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Russia

Bradley, John

Russia

building democracy

by Bradley, John

  • 31 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Raintree Steck-Vaughn in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Soviet Union,
  • Russia
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy -- Russia (Federation) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Post-communism -- Russia (Federation) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Russia (Federation) -- Politics and government -- 1991- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Soviet Union -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Russia -- History -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementJohn Bradley.
      SeriesTopics in the news
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK510.763 .B7 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL788448M
      ISBN 100817241779
      LC Control Number95020811

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      The Time: Night by Lyudmila Petrushevskaya The Time: Night is a depiction of Soviet utopia that brings to light the life of Anna Andrianova, a terrible parent and an unsuccessful poet. As they ask different members of society, it turns out that no one feels happy because everyone is seeking personal happiness, rather than considering the common good. Both countries have a "firm anti-Atlanticist tradition". Years later, he wrote this semi-autobiographical memoir of a man imprisoned for murdering his wife.


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