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  • Book annotation not available for this title.Title: A Displaced PersonAuthor: Voinovich, Vladimir/ Bromfield, Andrew (TRN)Publisher: Northwestern Univ PrPublication Date: 2012/10/31Number of Pages: 238Binding Type: PAPERBACKLibrary of Congress: 20120...


  • A first novel in twelve years by the satirical author of The Life & Extraordinary Adventures of Private Ivan Chonkin finds Aglaya, a believer in Stalinism, centering her life on the dictator's methods in spite of her provincial community's political ...


  • The year is 1982, just two years before that made famous by Orwell. An exiled Soviet writer discovers that a German travel agency is booking flights through a time warp to a variety of tempting sites and dates in the future. Moscow? The year 2042? Ho...


  • In this satire of Soviet life, an insecure but much-published novelist, Yefim Rakhlin, learns that the Writers' Union is giving fur hats to its members based on their importance, and that he rates only fluffy tomcat. Translated by Susan Brownsberger....


  • The year is 1982, just two years before that made famous by Orwell. An exiled Soviet writer discovers that a German travel agency is booking flights through a time warp to a variety of tempting sites and dates in the future. Moscow? The year 2042? Ho...


  • When Chonkin is mistaken for Prince Golitsyn, Hitler, Himmler, Stalin, and Beria try to have him captured, each side needing him for their political machinations, but Chonkin, the wise fool, eludes them in this burlesque of institutionalized fear and...


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  • Voinovich, Vladimir. The Ivankiad. Or the Tale of the Writer Voinovich's Installation in his new apartment. Translated by David Lapeza. New York, Farrar Straus Giroux, 1977. Octavo. 131 pages. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket in protective...