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Author Kalb, Marvin L, author.

Title The year I was Peter the Great : 1956- Kruschev, Stalin's ghost, and a young American in Russia / Marvin Kalb.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : The Brookings Institution, [2017]


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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Kalb,M KAL    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description xiv, 290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Maps used as endpapers.
Includes index.
Contents Roots -- War, college, and basketball -- Joyce, Teddy, and journalism -- From Cambridge to Moscow -- Govorit Moskva--Moscow calling -- De-Stalinization = Destabilization -- The thaw -- From Zhukov to Poznan -- Into the heartland -- A summertime break in Central Asia -- Where Stalin is still worshipped -- Back to a familiar chill -- "Dark, frightening, and tragic days" -- Uvarov, Sasha, and Stalin's ghost -- At the end of the arc -- Postscript : five months later.
Subject Kalb, Marvin L.
Kalb, Marvin L. -- Travel -- Soviet Union.
Television journalists -- United States -- Biography.
Soviet Union -- Description and travel.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Other Form: Online version: Kalb, Marvin L. Year I was Peter the Great. Washington, D.C. : The Brookings Institution, 2017 9780815731627 (DLC) 2017044019
ISBN 9780815731610 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0815731612 (cloth ; alk. paper)

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