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The guests were arriving at the dacha By Inna Bulgakova
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Инна Булгакова. Гости... More > съезжались на дачу. Повесть. Рассказы. Студент снимет комнату в тихом семействе. Горсть пепла на прибрежной поляне.< Less
The guests were arriving at the dacha By Inna Bulgakova
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Инна Булгакова. Гости... More > съезжались на дачу. Повесть. Рассказы. Студент снимет комнату в тихом семействе. Горсть пепла на прибрежной поляне.< Less
Ukrainian Exchange By J. E. Hook
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Now fourteen Margie and Will get the ultimate opportunity for adventure. During a thaw in relations Khrushchev offers an opportunity for a group of students to study at one of his leading academies... More > in Kiev, Ukraine. Though the exchange proves to be all it promised, Will and Margie struggle with restrictions and idiosyncrasies of the Soviet world. It all comes undone when they travel with their teacher out of the protected zone. Separated from her, Will and Margie face privations they could never imagine. They come face to face with danger from insurgents who think nothing of killing for a pair of shoes. As U.S. and Soviet authorities search, the kids help each other as they search for safety.< Less
Carefully, Snakes! How to Banish Snakes By William Gore
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Zoologists claim that snakes seldom the first attack the person. However from it it isn't easier, especially, when on the garden site the characteristic rustle which only snakes can publish is... More > heard... Undoubtedly, each gardener has to know how to get rid of snakes on the seasonal dacha! how to get rid of snakes on a country uchastkeved these reptiles of a creature not only can frighten, but also fairly spoil a harvest, in particular strawberry fruits!< Less
First Love By Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev
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Ivan Turgenev’s 1860 novel "First Love" charts the course of a 16-year old boy’s infatuation with the princess next door in the summer of 1833, while on holiday at the family... More > dacha just outside Moscow. What could have been trite, in Turgenev’s hands achieves universal significance as he depicts the powerful emotions experienced by someone who is leaving childhood behind and entering the world of adult relationships, with all their joys and heartbreaks. The title suggests a light summer romance of the ‘old enough to know better, young enough not to care’ variety, but Turgenev instead delivers a powerful dissection of the infatuations of youth.< Less
First Love, (Annotated) By Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev
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The story takes place in 1833 in Moscow, the main character – Volodya – sixteen years old, he lives with his parents at the dacha and is preparing to enter the university. Soon, the... More > family of Princess Zasekin enters the poor outbuilding in the neighborhood. Volodya accidentally sees the princess and very much wants to meet her. The next day his mother receives an illiterate letter from Princess Zasekina asking for her protection. Mother sends Princess Volodya with an oral invitation to her house. There Volodya gets acquainted with the princess – Zinaida Alexandrovna, who is five years older than him. Princess immediately calls him to her room to untangle the wool, coquetting with him, but quickly loses interest in him. On the same day Princess Zasekina visits his mother and makes an extremely unfavorable impression on her. However, despite this, mother invites her along with her daughter for dinner. During dinner, ....< Less
Beyond The Horizon By michael parkinson
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The story is set in Glasgow, during the Cuban Missile Crisis of Oct 1962 /Three Russians are staying at the Caithness Hotel, as part of a trade delegation /Yuri the translator, and writer, Dimitry... More > the KGB minder, and Vladimir a chemical engineer. There are various flashbacks to life in Russia, such as the bickering that goes on in communal apartments, or the tranquillity of a visit by Dimitry to his dacha /There are 3 Scottish characters /Alistair (56), the owner of Caithness Hotel. A divorcee who drinks too much, and only survives because his family inheritance allowed him to buy the hotel outright /Alistair’s daughter – Susan, 25 – runs a small shop for which she buys up-market clothes at house sales /Susan’s fiancé – David, 26 – is a chemical engineer who also speaks Russian. The Russians are in Glasgow to visit the chemical plant where he works /1962, was the last year before The Sixties got going in Britain, so attitudes towards such things as divorce, drink-driving and working-women were on the cusp< Less
Beyond Our Horizon By Mick Parkin
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The story is set in Glasgow, during the Cuban Missile Crisis of Oct 1962 /Three Russians are staying at the Caithness Hotel, as part of a trade delegation /Yuri the translator, and writer, Dimitry... More > the KGB minder, and Vladimir a chemical engineer. There are various flashbacks to life in Russia, such as the bickering that goes on in communal apartments, or the tranquillity of a visit by Dimitry to his dacha /There are 3 Scottish characters /Alistair (56), the owner of Caithness Hotel. A divorcee who drinks too much, and only survives because his family inheritance allowed him to buy the hotel outright /Alistair’s daughter – Susan, 25 – runs a small shop for which she buys up-market clothes at house sales /Susan’s fiancé – David, 26 – is a chemical engineer who also speaks Russian. The Russians are in Glasgow to visit the chemical plant where he works /1962, was the last year before The Sixties got going in Britain, so attitudes towards such things as divorce, drink-driving and working-women were on the cusp< Less
First Love, (Annotated) By Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev
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The story takes place in 1833 in Moscow, the main character – Volodya – sixteen years old, he lives with his parents at the dacha and is preparing to enter the university. Soon, the... More > family of Princess Zasekin enters the poor outbuilding in the neighborhood. Volodya accidentally sees the princess and very much wants to meet her. The next day his mother receives an illiterate letter from Princess Zasekina asking for her protection. Mother sends Princess Volodya with an oral invitation to her house. There Volodya gets acquainted with the princess – Zinaida Alexandrovna, who is five years older than him. Princess immediately calls him to her room to untangle the wool, coquetting with him, but quickly loses interest in him. On the same day Princess Zasekina visits his mother and makes an extremely unfavorable impression on her. However, despite this, mother invites her along with her daughter for dinner. During dinner, the princess sniffs snufflily, fidgets in a chair, turns, complains< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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