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The Zhivago affair : the Kremlin, the CIA, and the battle over a forbidden book

Author: Peter Finn; Petra Couvée
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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May it make its way around the world.' Pasternak knew his novel would never be published in the Soviet Union as the authorities regarded it as seditious, so, instead, he allowed it to be published in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version
Named Person: Boris Leonidovich Pasternak; Boris Leonidovich Pasternak; Boris Leonidovich Pasternak; Boris Leonidovič Pasternak
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Finn; Petra Couvée
ISBN: 9781846557125 1846557127 9781846558856 1846558859
OCLC Number: 876292127
Awards: Short-listed for Pushkin House Book Prize 2015 (UK)
Short-listed for Pushkin House Russian Book Prize 2015
Description: 352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Peter Finn and Petra Couvée.

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"A galloping page-turner and a stark picture of a nation ruled by terror and unreason, which reads like a sinister rewrite of Alice in Wonderland" -- John Carey * Sunday Times * "Packed with Read more...

 
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