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Leaving Russia : a Jewish story / Maxim D. Shrayer.

By: Shrayer, Maxim, 1967- [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Library of modern Jewish literature: Copyright date: ©2013Edition: First edition.Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780815652434; 0815652437.Subject(s): Jews -- Soviet Union -- Biography | Immigrants -- United States -- Biography | Political activists -- Soviet Union -- Biography | Refuseniks -- BiographyAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Leaving Russia.DDC classification: 891.71/44 | B LOC classification: PG3487.R34 | Z46 2013Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
""Contents""; ""Illustrations""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Prologue""; ""Of Goat Milk and Marble Lions""; ""Different""; ""Becoming Refuseniks""; ""Dunes of Happiness""; ""Cavalier of the Gold Medal""; ""Moscow State""; ""Summertime""; ""Poetry, Love, Persecution""; ""Facts and Arguments""; ""Across the Steppe and into the Black Sea""; ""Last Autumn""; ""Readers� Reports""; ""Purim-shpil""; ""Family Tree""; ""Taking Leave""; ""In America?""; ""Index of Names and Places""
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PG3487.R34 Z46 2013 (Browse shelf) https://ezproxy.uttyler.edu/login?url=http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1j5d637 Available ocn867742051

Includes index.

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""Contents""; ""Illustrations""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Prologue""; ""Of Goat Milk and Marble Lions""; ""Different""; ""Becoming Refuseniks""; ""Dunes of Happiness""; ""Cavalier of the Gold Medal""; ""Moscow State""; ""Summertime""; ""Poetry, Love, Persecution""; ""Facts and Arguments""; ""Across the Steppe and into the Black Sea""; ""Last Autumn""; ""Readers� Reports""; ""Purim-shpil""; ""Family Tree""; ""Taking Leave""; ""In America?""; ""Index of Names and Places""

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Born in Moscow in 1967 in a writer's family, Maxim D. Shrayer is a professor at Boston College and a bilingual writer and translator. Shrayer has authored over ten books, among them, the memoir Waiting for America , the story collection Yam Kippur in Amsterdam , and the Holocaust study I Saw It . Shrayer's Anthology of Jewish-Russian Literature won a 2007 National Jewish Book Award, and in 2012, he received a Guggenheim Fellowship. He lives in Brookline, Massachusetts, with his wife and two daughters. Visit Shrayer's website at www.shrayer.com.

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