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Panic in a suitcase
Panic in a suitcase
Akhtiorskaya, Yelena2014
Articles
Having left Odessa for Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, the Neasmerotov family has discovered that the divide between the old world and the new is not nearly as clear-cut as they had imagined. With the collapse of the Soviet Union, returning is just a matter of a plane ticket, and the Russian-owned shops in their adopted neighbourhood stock even the most obscure comforts of home. Pursuing the American Dream once meant giving up everything, but does the dream still work if the past refuses to grow distant and mythical, remaining alarmingly within reach?
Imprint:
New York : Riverhead Books, 2014
Collation:
307 pages
ISBN:
9781594633829
Language:
English
BRN:
3073807
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