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Curse of Russia

Curse of Russia

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In Russia, at night, a despairing young woman of royal blood runs away from her husbands rich estate, carrying her baby in her arms, to a new life as an artist (1896)& In California, on a playground, a 10-year-old girl calls on her cell-phone 911, trying to save her dying grandmothers life (2006)& One hundred-and-ten years separate these two events; one hundred-and-ten years of one Russian family, seen from a childs perspective. In the little girls eyes is reflected the whole portrait of Russia in the 20th century the historical moments, life style, traditions, mentality, and fates of its people like one shiny raindrop can sometimes reflect the whole world. Curse of Russia is a page-turner book, with subtle dramaturgic line and amazing real, living characters.
In Russia, at night, a despairing young woman of royal blood runs away from her husbands rich estate, carrying her baby in her arms, to a new life as an artist (1896)& In California, on a playground, a 10-year-old girl calls on her cell-phone 911, trying to save her dying grandmothers life (2006)& One hundred-and-ten years separate these two events; one hundred-and-ten years of one Russian family, seen from a childs perspective. In the little girls eyes is reflected the whole portrait of Russia in the 20th century the historical moments, life style, traditions, mentality, and fates of its people like one shiny raindrop can sometimes reflect the whole world. Curse of Russia is a page-turner book, with subtle dramaturgic line and amazing real, living characters.

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Published by: Trafford on Jun 01, 2010
Copyright:Traditional Copyright: All rights reservedISBN:9781426934919
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