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Author: Alexandra Tolstoy; Katharine Strelsky; Catherine A Wolkonsky
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 1981.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tolstoy, Alexandra, 1884-1979.
Out of the past.
New York : Columbia University Press, 1981
(DLC) 81007714
Named Person: Alexandra Tolstoy; Tolstoy family.; Leo Tolstoy, graf; Alexandra Tolstoy; Tolstoy family.; Leo Tolstoy, graf
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alexandra Tolstoy; Katharine Strelsky; Catherine A Wolkonsky
ISBN: 9780231887670 0231887671
OCLC Number: 1036814204
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Includes material reprinted from: I worked for the Soviet. New Haven : Yale University Press, 1934.
"Publications of Alexandra Tolstoy:" p. [417]-420.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xl, 430 pages : illustrations
Contents: Frontmatter --
Contents --
Plates --
Foreword --
A Note on the Author --
Editor's Note --
The Tolstoy Family --
Part I. Russia: 1884-1917 --
1. Growing Up --
2. On the Eve --
3. On the Northwestern Front --
4. The Caucasian Front, Spring 1915 --
5. Karakalisa --
6. From Karakalisa to Van --
7. The City of Van --
8. Again the Northwestern Front --
9. Smorgon --
10. The Russian People --
Part Two. I Worked for the Soviet: 1917-1929 --
1. The 1917 Revolution --
2. Talk --
3. Homeless --
4. A Tale of Potatoes, a Pig, and Beautiful Sukhum --
5. Tolstoy's Sister --
6. The Benefactor --
7. In Moscow --
8. "I Repented Bitterly" --
9. The Arrest --
10. The Brooder Hen --
11. The Trial --
12. You Can Be Happy Anywhere --
13. Kalinin --
14. Yasnaya Polyana Again --
15. Cow Barns and Classrooms --
16. Badgering --
17. Christ is a Myth --
18. Comrade Stalin --
19. The Tolstoy Jubilee --
20. The Break from Russia --
Part Three. From Moscow to Tokyo: 1929-1931 --
1. Last Impressions --
2. The Rolling Seas --
3. The Beginning of the Fairy Tale --
4. The Sleuths --
5. The Dancing Slippers --
6. The Lecture Tour --
7. One Thousand Yen --
8. The Student --
9. Fencing --
10. In the Country --
11. Rice --
12. Beauty Undisplayed --
13. The Tea Ceremony --
14. Tokutomi-San --
15. The Buddhist Temple --
16. The Sect of the Ittoen --
17. Dorobo-San --
18. The Japanese Idea of Decency --
19. The Samurai --
20. The Professor's Family --
21. Jinn-Rickshaw --
22. The Eta-Outcasts --
23. The Miraculous Doctor --
24. "Very Sorry" --
25. Sakura-Cherry Blossom --
26. Advanced Women --
27. End of the Fairy Tale --
28. How Pineapples Grow --
29. Landing in America --
Part Four. First Steps in America: 1931-1939 --
1. San Francisco --
2. San Quentin --
3. Salt Lake City --
4. Chicago and Hull House --
5. New York and the Settlement House --
6. The Lecture Circuit --
7. The Farm Near Philadelphia --
8. How to Speak Out and Be Heard ? --
9. The Connecticut Farm --
10. Lectures in America --
11. The Blessed Sense of Freedom --
12. Joy in Death --
13. The New World and the Old --
14. The Egg Business --
15. The Flood --
16. Freddie --
17. A Hard Decision --
18. Edens in Florida --
19. The Birth of an Idea --
20. Creation of the Tolstoy Foundation --
21. The Beginning --
22. Reed Farm --
23. Kind People --
Appendix: The Tolstoy Foundation --
Publications of Alexandra Tolstoy --
Index
Responsibility: Alexandra Tolstoy ; translated by various hands ; edited by Katharine Strelsky and Catherine Wolkonsky.
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