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Russia and the Russians by John William Cole

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Romanov, House of,
  • Russia -- History -- Nicholas I, 1825-1855

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK211 .C68
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 199 p.
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24128801M
LC Control Number05007781

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This book is intended for those who are planning a trip to Russia or a nearby Russian-speaking country. It’s a compact lesson plan that includes the symbols and sounds of the Russian language in an easy-to-follow format that breaks down pronunciations. Learn how to greet Russians and how to socialize with them without sounding too touristy.   Fiction-writing in Russia has always been serious business. In a society without freedom, the great writers were the truth-tellers, the voice of the voiceless, and the conscience of a nation—“a second government,” as Alexander Solzhenitsyn once put it. Each of the ten works of fiction below is an acknowledged classic of Russian literature.   The book provides rare insight into the illegals programme, which was set up by the Soviet Union but continued in modern Russia. Its characters, just like Vavilova and Bezrukov, are a . In his bestselling The Russians, PULITZER PRIZE WINNER Hedrick Smith took millions of readers inside the Soviet The Power Game, he took us inside Washington’s corridors of , in Who Stole The American Dream?, Smith takes us across America to show how seismic changes, sparked by a sequence of landmark political and economic decisions, have transformed America.

  Maria Butina, a Russian woman who tried to broker a back-channel meeting between Donald J. Trump and Russian president Vladimir V. Putin during the Author: Concepción de León.   • Russians Among Us: Sleeper Cells, Ghost Stories and the Hunt for Putin’s Agents by Gordon Corera is published by William Collins (£20). To order a . - Russian Books in USA. titles in stock, fast shipping from New York. Studying empires, a book about the Russian Empire was required and this book is well written and manages to bring the story of the Russian Empire right up to present. The author explains why Russia is so troubled by separatists whether in the Ukraine or Chechnya and this apparently goes right back to the earliest days of the Empire/5(9).