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Between revolutions : an American romance with Russia

Author: Laurie Alberts
Publisher: Columbia, Mo. : University of Missouri Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Documents the author's experiences in the Soviet Union in an American Field Service exchange program during the last years of the Cold War. Looks at the lives of ordinary Russians and the difficulties of American/Soviet relations"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Named Person: Laurie Alberts; Laurie Alberts
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Laurie Alberts
ISBN: 082621598X 9780826215987
OCLC Number: 64089724
Description: 233 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Laurie Alberts.
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Michener Award-winning author Laurie Alberts' memoir provides a glimpse into the lives of ordinary Russians during the last years of the Soviet empire, while also portraying the difficulties of  Read more...

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"I wanted only to be done with my teaching, for this to be over. I began to dream of home. I'd wake, panicked, filled with an inordinate fear that I'd never get home again. Each time I woke to find Read more...

 
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