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Волшебные истории музея Метрополитен - ВЕСНА В ЦВЕТУ (Hard cover Print in Russian) By Anna Krayn
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The main goal of this book is to help children fall in love with art and enjoy going to museums. The stories in this book are not historical novels. Often their events are fictitious, although some... More > of the stories’ protagonists, such as King Philip II, Princess de Broglie, Count Ugolino and some others are historical figures.< Less
Paper Tears By Nikolay Bredikhin
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The heroine of the new novel Paper Tears by Nikolay Bredikhin is a girl in the wheelchair, rehabilitating after a car accident and insanely bored. In order to entertain her, a ghost writer has been... More > hired. No one takes seriously their studies, but a fictitious love story they decided to write eventually develops into a real one. And, surprisingly, the real life gets a plot that is actually a lot more sophisticated than any fiction.< Less
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[EN] Some characters have been drawn from real life (Pop, Dona Balbina, Nabuco, Elvis, MJ), others are plainly fictitious (Luis Armando, Tristão, Wagner, Bentinho Gaucho, Luigi Tosta, Adelino... More > Peçanha, Xico Caroço, Arthur Shapiro, Capitão Redondo, Tacito, Joaquim Santos) [PT] Algumas personagens foram extraídas da vida real, outras são inteiramente fictícias, nesta coletânea de histórias.< Less
The Sun Hunters - Nguoi Di San Mat Troi By Dong Yen
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This short story collection consists of two English-Vietnamese bilingual short stories by a same author. The first story, "The Sun Hunters", relates major ordeals the author experienced... More > during the Franco-Vietnamese War and then the Vietnam War. The story provides readers with some notions about the major political components involved in the confrontations: Atrocities of the invaders, Communist propagandas and ransacks, war crimes, nature of the South-Vietnamese regime, and more. The second, "On the Eve of Prison Release," brings up a fictional scenario of the interactions between the creatures from a fictitious monkey planet and humans.< Less
Nikolai Gogol: Associative Perusal Experience By Vladimir Chinarov
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This book does not resemble the classical scholarly writings. It rather grew out of the personal needs of an author to reveal his findings which concern the associative perusal of nice and strange... More > works created by Nikolai Gogol. The protagonist here is not Gogol himself but the beautiful city of Vienna in 1913, where our famous writer, according to some imaginary assumption, “mysteriously met” a lot of prominent people from cultural and political spectrum. Such a fictitious approach is based on the fascinating relationship of Gogol's art to works of different artists of that time, to name a few: Musil, Kassner, Roth, Broch, Klimt as well as scientists: Einstein, Wittgenstein, Freud and others. The relevance of some issues of physics as well as metaphysics to Gogol's life and work is also shown. Through Gogol the intercultural connections of different ideas and thoughts with regard to Shakespeare, Swedenborg, Dee, mysticism, Freemasons, the present and former Ukrainian and Russian history is discussed.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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