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Rich in local color, this is a journey through the former Soviet Union. It is also a journey through the hearts and minds of ordinary Russians, Ukrainians, and their neighbors, as they scratch out a meager living, help one another through difficulties, and openly share their optimism - and pessimism - about the future. Kafkaesque, hilarious, heartwarming and sometimes bloodcurdling, the events recounted here are real, seen through the eyes of an American lawyer who has studied th former Soviet Union and knows how the game of life is played there.<BR>Winner, ForeWord Magazine's 2001 BOTYA Award<BR>for Travel Essays<BR>Winner, 2001-2002 BAIPA Award<BR>for Best Travel Story

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ISBN:
9781882897650
Author:
Jacyszyn, Lisa
Author:
Jacyszyn, Lisa
Author:
Baier, Molly J.
Publisher:
Cypress House
Location:
Fort Bragg, CA
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Soviet Union
Subject:
Former Soviet republics
Subject:
Russia
Subject:
Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Subject:
Travel Writing-General
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
v. 560
Publication Date:
20010931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xxvi, 195 p.
Dimensions:
8.99x6.01x.56 in. .78 lbs.

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