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The beauty of history : a novel

Author: Viivi Luik
Publisher: Norwich : Norvik Press, ©2007.
Series: Series B (Norvik Press), no. 40.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"1968. Riga. News of the Prague Spring washes across Europe, causing ripples on either side of the Iron Curtain. A young Estonian woman has agreed to pose as a model for a famous, sculptor, who is trying to evade military service and escape to the West. Although the model has only a vague awareness of politics -- her interest in life is primarily poetic -- the consequences of the politics of both past and present  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Luik, Viivi.
Beauty of history.
Norwich : Norvik Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)608374761
Online version:
Luik, Viivi.
Beauty of history.
Norwich : Norvik Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)609274148
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Viivi Luik
ISBN: 1870041739 9781870041737
OCLC Number: 141381924
Notes: Originally published with title: Ajaloo ilu. Tallinn : Eesti Raamat, 1991.
Description: 151 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Series B (Norvik Press), no. 40.
Other Titles: Ajaloo ilu.
Responsibility: by Viivi Luik ; translated from the Estonian by Hildi Hawkins ; with an afterword by Richard C.M. Mole.

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A young Estonian woman has agreed to pose as a model for a famous sculptor, who is trying to evade military service and escape to the West. Although the model has only a vague awareness of politics,  Read more...

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