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The big green tent

Author: Li︠u︡dmila Ulit︠s︡kai︠a︡; Mary Catherine Gannon
Publisher: New York : Picador/Farrar, Straaus and Giroux, 2017. 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
An orphaned poet, a gifted pianist and a budding photographer meet in a mid-20th-century Moscow school and eventually embody the heroism, folly, compromise and hope of the Soviet dissident experience.

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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Li︠u︡dmila Ulit︠s︡kai︠a︡; Mary Catherine Gannon
ISBN: 9781250097446 1250097444
OCLC Number: 976189469
Description: 592 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Zelenyĭ shater.
Responsibility: Ludmila Ulitskaya ; translated from the Russian by Polly Gannon.


The Big Green Tent is the kind of book for which the term "Russian novel" was invented. A sweeping saga, it tells the story of three school friends who meet in 1950s Moscow and go on to embody the  Read more...


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