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The Sun’s Storehouse – Prishvin

In this post, we will see the book The Sun’s Storehouse by M. Prishvin. About the book This is a collection of four stories by Russian author Mikhail Prishvin (1873-1954). The Sun’s Storehouse is about two orphaned siblings, ten-year-old Mitya … Continue reading

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Aviation and Space Medicine – Parin (Ed.)

In this post, we will see the book Aviation and Space Medicine edited by V. V. Parin. About the book The book is a collection of research articles on various aspects of human physiology in aviation,  space and space travel. … Continue reading

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Notes of A Soviet Actor – Cherkasov

In this post, we will see the book Notes Of A Soviet Actor by N. Cherkasov. About the book Nikolai Cherkasov, People’s Artist of the USSR, gives an account of his life as an actor, and aspects of the acting … Continue reading

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Timur and His Squad – Gaidar

In this post, we will see the book Timur And His Squad by Arkady Gaidar. About the book This book is a collection of four short novels by Arkady Gaidar: School, Chuck and Geck, Blue Cup and Timur and His … Continue reading

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The Commandant of Bird Island – Dikovsky

In this post, we will see the book The Commandant Of Bird Island by S. Dikovsky. About the book An extremely rare collection of short stories by Sergei Vladimirovich Dikovsky, translated into English and intended for export. The collection takes … Continue reading

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Diary of a School Teacher – Vigdorova

In this post, we will see the book Diary Of A School Teacher by F. Vigdorova. About the book Later I wrote a feature story about a young school-teacher for Komsomolskaya Pravda. When I met her again a year later, … Continue reading

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Conquering The Celestial Mountains – Simonov

In this post, we will see the book Conquering The Celestial Mountains by Yevgeny Simonov. About the book Tien Shan means celestial mountains in Chinese. Climbs in the Tien Shan, (Kang Tengri). The book gives a good insight to the … Continue reading

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Alitet Goes To The Hills – Syomushkin

In this post, we will see the book Alitet Goes To The Hills by Tikhon Syomushkin. About the book The inhabitants of Chukotka were cruelly exploited before the revolution. Once Chukotka was visited by the representative of the Kamchatka Revolutionary … Continue reading

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Moscow : A Short Guide – Chernov

In this post, we will see the book Moscow : A Short Guide by Vladimir Chernov. About the book  To the reader This guide is a short account of Moscow and its principal points of interest for the foreign tourist … Continue reading

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Moscow A Short Guide – Kovalyov

In this post, we will see the book Moscow A Short Guide by A. Kovalyov. About the book An introduction to Moscow and its surroundings. Covers some of the major attractions in the city with useful information. The book was … Continue reading

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