Randy Black's Favorite Tales from Siberia

Randy Black's Favorite Tales from Siberia

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HardcoverNominated for the 2008 Pulitzer Prize in Non-Fiction.qTales from Siberia is sincere, fresh and interesting. Mr. Black's stories portray the essence of Siberia and her people, especially the babushky (grandmothers). I recommend this book.Aca‚n Sergei Khrushchev, son of Nikita Khrushchev. Aca‚nA“Black captures the harsh conditions, the stern babushky, the bone-chilling Siberian winter juxtaposed with the generosity and warmth of the Russian people.Aca‚n The Dallas Morning News Aca‚nA“From the Russian Mafia to the politicians and the retired surgeon who found it hard living on her $14 a month pension, Black provides avenues of concern, laughter and shear delight.Aca‚n The Minneola MonitorThis collection of warm, inspiring, heart-touching and humorous stories brings to life Russians as they confront the painful thawing out process from their 75-year communist deepfreeze.Leonid told me months earlier during a phone call that for an additional $45 per month of my own money, I could a€œlive like a kinga€ in Omsk. Vladimir outlined my class schedule and invited me to go hunting for Siberian snow rabbit the followinganbsp;...

Title:Randy Black's Favorite Tales from Siberia
Author:Randy Black
Publisher:Lulu.com - 2007-08


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