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Vasily Grossman and the Soviet Century —Popoff, Alexandra, author.
Book
2019
5 available of 5 items

If Vasily Grossman's 1961 masterpiece, Life and Fate, had been published during his lifetime, it would have reached the world together with Pasternak's Doctor Zhivago and before Solzhenitsyn's Gulag. But Life and Fate wa...

Sophia Tolstoy : a biography —Popoff, Alexandra.
Book
2010
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Tolstoy's false disciple : the untold story of Leo Tolstoy and Vladimir Chertkov —Popoff, Alexandra.
Book
2014
5 available of 5 items

On the snowy morning of February 8, 1897, the Petersburg secret police were following Tolstoy's every move. At sixty-nine, Russia's most celebrated writer was being treated like a major criminal. Prominent Russians were ...

Sophia Tolstoy a biography —Popoff, Alexandra.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2011

As Leo Tolstoy's wife, Sophia Tolstoy experienced both glory and condemnation during their forty-eight-year marriage. Drawing on newly available archival material, including Sophia's unpublished memoir, Alexandra Popoff ...

The wives the women behind Russia's literary giants —Popoff, Alexandra.
EBook
2012

Muses and editors, saviors and publishers: Meet the women behind the greatest works of Russian literature “Behind every good man is a good woman” is a common saying, but when it comes to literature, the relat...

The wives the women behind Russia's literary giants —Popoff, Alexandra.
EBook
2012

Muses and editors, saviors and publishers: Meet the women behind the greatest works of Russian literature “Behind every good man is a good woman” is a common saying, but when it comes to literature, the relat...

The Wives The Women Behind Russia's Literary Giants. —Popoff, Alexandra.
EBook
2013

An " i ntriguing collection of biographies of six extraordinary women . . . Fascinating proof that being a writer's wife is a profession in itself" ( Kirkus Reviews ). "Behind every good man is a good woman" is a co...

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