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The Man Who Couldn't Die : the Tale of an Authentic Human Being.

Author: Olga Slavnikova; Mark Lipovetsky; Marian Schwartz
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2019.
Series: Russian library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the chaos of early 199s Russia, a paralyzed veteran's wife and stepdaughter conceal the Soviet Union's collapse from him in order to keep him-and his pension-alive, until it turns out the tough old man has other plans. Olga Slavnikova's The Man Who Couldn't Die is an instant classic of post-Soviet Russian literature.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Slavnikova, Olga.
Man Who Couldn't Die : The Tale of an Authentic Human Being.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Olga Slavnikova; Mark Lipovetsky; Marian Schwartz
ISBN: 9780231546416 0231546416
OCLC Number: 1078996861
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (247 pages)
Contents: Intro; Table of Contents; Introduction by Mark Lipovetsky; The Man Who Couldn't Die
Series Title: Russian library.
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In the chaos of early 199s Russia, a paralyzed veteran's wife and stepdaughter conceal the Soviet Union's collapse from him in order to keep him-and his pension-alive, until it turns out the tough old man has other plans. Olga Slavnikova's The Man Who Couldn't Die is an instant classic of post-Soviet Russian literature.

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