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Echoes of a Native Land: Two Centuries of a Russian Village by Serge Schmemann - First Edition - 1997 - from Denton Island Books (SKU: dscf7627)

Echoes of a Native Land: Two Centuries of a Russian Village

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Echoes of a Native Land: Two Centuries of a Russian Village

by Serge Schmemann

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Little, Brown & Company, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. A tightly bound copy with clean bright pages; slight grubbiness to the off-white coloured jacket, very short tear to top of spine, short scrape mark on rear side edge. An intimate portrait of 200 years of Russian history, drawing on the memoirs, letters and artwork of the author's family archives, discovered on a visit to the remote village of Sergievskoye. Schemann covers 19th century Russia with czar and church, peasants and masters; the revolution; then exile and destruction of the family estate. 384 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Inventory No: dscf7627. .

Synopsis

Serge Schmemann has served as the New York Times bureau chief in Moscow, Bonn, and now Jerusalem. He won a Pulitzer Prize in 1990 for his reporting on the reunification of Germany. Born in France to a family of Russian émigrés, he came to the United States in 1951 and was raised here. He and his wife have three children. From the Hardcover edition.

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Bookseller
Denton Island Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
dscf7627
Title
Echoes of a Native Land: Two Centuries of a Russian Village
Author
Serge Schmemann
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Little, Brown & Company
Date published
1997
Keywords
BZDB229 History; Echoes of a Native Land Two Centuries of a Russian Village

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