The Resource The magical chorus : a history of Russian culture from Tolstoy to Solzhenitsyn, Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis

The magical chorus : a history of Russian culture from Tolstoy to Solzhenitsyn, Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis

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The magical chorus : a history of Russian culture from Tolstoy to Solzhenitsyn
Title
The magical chorus
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a history of Russian culture from Tolstoy to Solzhenitsyn
Statement of responsibility
Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis
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Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
From the reign of Tsar Nicholas II to the brutal cult of Stalin to the ebullient, uncertain days of perestroika, nowhere has the inextricable relationship between politics and culture been more starkly illustrated than in twentieth-century Russia. In the first book to fully examine the intricate and often deadly interconnection between Russian rulers and Russian artists, cultural historian Solomon Volkov (who experienced firsthand many of the events he describes) brings to life the human stories behind some of the greatest masterpieces of our time
Title
The magical chorus
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Summary
A cultural history of Russia that ranges from the reign of Tsar Nicholas II to perestroika examines the complex interconnection between Russian rulers and artists as exemplified by the stories behind the great masterpieces of luminaries in the fields of art, music, literature, theater, cinema and dance
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233645
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
891.709/358
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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a history of Russian culture in the twentieth century from Tolstoy to Solzhenitsyn
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a history of Russian culture in the twentieth century from Tolstoy to Solzhenitsyn
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by Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis
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The magical chorus : a history of Russian culture from Tolstoy to Solzhenitsyn, Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-315) and index
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  • 3
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 333 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400042722
Lccn
2007034204
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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illustrations
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191645
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BRO-copy20081009-073
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  • ocn166255169
  • (OCoLC)166255169

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