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The world I left behind : pieces of a past

Author: Luba Brezhneva
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The family was the Brezhnevs, and the author is Luba Brezhneva, niece of the man who led the Soviet Union for eighteen years - but who, in the end, could not protect her. These are the touching and terrifying revelations of a child of both privilege and persecution. The story is of her transformation from a provincial schoolgirl into an outspoken young woman who moved among, and then rebelled against, the elite of  Read more...
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Brezhneva, Luba, 1943-
World I left behind.
New York : Random House, c1995
(OCoLC)607670523
Online version:
Brezhneva, Luba, 1943-
World I left behind.
New York : Random House, c1995
(OCoLC)624442957
Named Person: Luba Brezhneva; Brezhnev family.; Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev; Luba Brezhneva; Leonid I Brežnev; Brezhnev family.; Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev; Luba Brezhneva
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luba Brezhneva
ISBN: 0679439110 9780679439110
OCLC Number: 31604903
Description: xvii, 392 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Other Titles: Plemi︠a︡nnit︠s︡a genseka.
Responsibility: Luba Brezhneva ; translated by Geoffrey Polk.

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The family was the Brezhnevs, and the author is Luba Brezhneva, niece of the man who led the Soviet Union for eighteen years - but who, in the end, could not protect her. These are the touching and terrifying revelations of a child of both privilege and persecution. The story is of her transformation from a provincial schoolgirl into an outspoken young woman who moved among, and then rebelled against, the elite of Moscow.

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