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A Mountain of Crumbs - Elena Gorokhova
A Mountain of Crumbs
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781439125670 (1439125678)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
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5.0 Goodbye Leningrad
This book is really awesome and gives an incredibly good insight into the daily lives of the people living in the former USSR, and about the strains, as well as the (few) positive things people were confronted with growing up in an area secluded from the "western" world (even Africa is being seen as...
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4.0 A Mountain of Crumbs
I think I'd like to read the next memoir
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4.0 A Mountain of Crumbs: A Memoir
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NO SPOILERSMy final opinion is that this was a deeply honest and humorous autibiograohy. It extremely well depicts life behind the Iron Curtain during the 70s and 80s. The crooked truth, the need to hide your true thoughts, the need to pretend were fundamental to life in Russia at this time. I had ...
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Sian Thomas reads from Elena Gorokhova's memoir of growing up behind the Iron Curtain.
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