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Strange Soviet Practices (Glas New Russian Writing)

by Natasha Perova

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Glas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Fiction / Anthologies (multiple authors)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9045725M
    ISBN 105717200684
    ISBN 109785717200684

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The collectively produced The Book of Kyiv was published to mark the city’s biennale last year, largely by affiliates of the Visual Culture Research Centre (VCRC), a leftist non-governmental organization.

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