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Paris in the Twenties? Fitzgerald's New York? Early Hollywood? No, tsarist Russia in the last decades before the Revolution. In Russia at Play, Louise McReynolds recreates a vibrant, rapidly changing culture in rich detail.
Author: Louise McReynolds
Publisher: Cornell University Press
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Companion disc features recordings of popular songs and vaudeville skits performed by some of Russia's most famous singers and comics of early twentieth century.
Author: James Von Geldern
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Category: Performing Arts
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Louise McReynolds, Russia at Play: Leisure Activities at the End of Tsardom (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2003), 167. Lebedev, Istoriia i organizatsiia samodeiatel'nogo turizma, 8. McReynolds, Russia at Play, 167.
Author: Alan D. Roe
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
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It is good to see that football was not forgotten, and the Russians saw Cardiff City playing Bristol Rovers. They were also given a one-day tour of the Welsh coast followed by Welsh Valley towns. From Dagenham, Essex, we learn that a ...
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What they do in "Russia 2010" is to play out "what would happen if . . ." — if Russia continues as is, if a nationalist government comes to power, if the military comes to power, if Chernobyl blows again, if President Yeltsin is ...
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In the Inspector-General I resolved to gather together all the bad in Russia I then knew into one heap, ... "Do what you please about presenting the play in Moscow," he writes to Shchepkin four days after its first production in St.
Author: Maxim Gorky
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I know some Russians who , if you refused , would treat you as a revolutionist . In Russia , he who does not play is a conspirator . Play is , besides , an excellent speculation for many a great lord who receives ; and this is the ...
Author: John Reynell Morell
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