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Product Description: From internationally renowned author and translator Richard Lourie comes this highly acclaimed fictionalized account of the man who may have betrayed Anne Frank. Set in present-day Amsterdam, Joop begins with the startling confession of an old man―a secret he has never told anyone...read more

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9780312385873 | Reprint edition (Griffin, October 14, 2008), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: From internationally renowned author and translator Richard Lourie comes this highly acclaimed fictionalized account of the man who may have betrayed Anne Frank.

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Product Description: From internationally renowned author and translator Richard Lourie comes this highly acclaimed fictionalized account of the man who may have betrayed Anne Frank. Set in present-day Amsterdam, Joop begins with the startling confession of an old man—a secret he has never told anyone...read more

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9781410402684 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, December 5, 2007), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: From internationally renowned author and translator Richard Lourie comes this highly acclaimed fictionalized account of the man who may have betrayed Anne Frank.
9780312349332 | Thomas Dunne Books, August 7, 2007, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In modern-day Amsterdam, an elderly man named Joop describes his desperate efforts to feed his starving family during the Nazi occupation of World War II and reveals how his struggle to provide for them set in motion a horrifying chain of events.

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Product Description: In My Century the great Polish poet Aleksander Wat provides a spellbinding account of life in Eastern Europe in the midst of the terrible twentieth century. Based on interviews with Nobel Prize winner Czeslaw Milosz, My Century describes the artistic, sexual, and political experimentation --in which Wat was a major participant-- that followed the end of World War I: an explosion of talent and ideas which, he argues, in some ways helped to open the door to the destruction that the Nazis and Bolsheviks soon visited upon the world...read more
By Richard Lourie (trans), Czeslaw Milosz (foreword by) and Aleksander Wat

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9781590170656 | New York Review of Books, January 1, 2004, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In My Century the great Polish poet Aleksander Wat provides a spellbinding account of life in Eastern Europe in the midst of the terrible twentieth century.

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Product Description: Stalin, la novela es una obra hipnótica, aterradora y a veces cómica. Es un viaje hasta las propias entrañas de la maldad. Stalin nos adentra más y más en su vida en el laberinto de su psique, hasta realmente encontrarnos con el...read more

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9788408039600 | Poc edition (Planeta Pub Corp, July 1, 2003), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Stalin, la novela es una obra hipnótica, aterradora y a veces cómica.

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9781584652076 | Brandeis Univ, February 1, 2002, cover price $40.00

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Product Description: This epic tells the story of a Polish Jewish family struggling against nearly insurmountable odds. In The Jewish War, the family of a young Jewish boy hides throughout the countryside until the father is murdered. To escape, the mother and boy use forged papers and adopt a false life as the Catholic family of an officer captured by the Germans...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780810117853 | Northwestern Univ Pr, August 2, 2001, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This epic tells the story of a Polish Jewish family struggling against nearly insurmountable odds.

Worried that the biography that Trotsky is writing about him in Mexico will reveal a crime from his past that could topple him from power, Stalin is forced to think back on his own memories of his life and rise to power. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

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9780306809972 | Da Capo Pr, October 4, 2000, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Worried that the biography that Trotsky is writing about him in Mexico will reveal a crime from his past that could topple him from power, Stalin is forced to think back on his own memories of his life and rise to power.

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Worried that the biography that Trotsky is writing about him in Mexico will reveal a crime from his past that could topple him from power, Stalin is forced to think back on his own memories of his life and rise to power

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9781582430041 | Counterpoint, May 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Worried that the biography that Trotsky is writing about him in Mexico will reveal a crime from his past that could topple him from power, Stalin is forced to think back on his own memories of his life and rise to power

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9781564782014 | Reprint edition (Dalkey Archive Pr, November 1, 1998), cover price $12.95

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An account of the crimes of Andrei Chikatilo, Russia's most notorious serial killer whose victims totaled fifty-three, describes the efforts of Chief Inspector Issa Kostoev to capture Chikatilo and bring him to justice. Reprint.

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9780061092213 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, February 1, 1994), cover price $5.99 | also contains Feminist Interpretations of David Hume | About this edition: An account of the crimes of Andrei Chikatilo, Russia's most notorious serial killer whose victims totaled fifty-three, describes the efforts of Chief Inspector Issa Kostoev to capture Chikatilo and bring him to justice.

Product Description: Winner of 1996 Jan Karski and Pola Norenska Prize for contribution to Polish culture and science by a Pole of Jewish origin awarded by the Yivo Institute.

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9780810111066 | Northwestern Univ Pr, February 16, 1994, cover price $56.95 | About this edition: Winner of 1996 Jan Karski and Pola Norenska Prize for contribution to Polish culture and science by a Pole of Jewish origin awarded by the Yivo Institute.

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9780810111363 | Northwestern Univ Pr, December 1, 1993, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Book by Grynberg, Henryk

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An account of the search for the killer of fifty-three Soviet citizens describes how Russian Chief Inspector Issa Kostoev searched for the man who sexually mutilated, killed, and cannibalized his victims. 40,000 first printing. $40,000 ad/promo.

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9780060177171 | Harpercollins, February 1, 1993, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Tells the story of the Russian serial killer who murdered fifty-three women and children, and the efforts to catch him and obtain a confession

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The lives of ordinary Russians are illuminated in this oral history collection in which they speak of their experiences during events from the Revolution through to the present day

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9780060164492 | Harpercollins, March 1, 1991, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The lives of ordinary Russians are illuminated in this oral history collection in which they speak of their experiences during events from the Revolution through to the present day

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Product Description: Russia - Future Projections

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9780962474590 | Whittle Communication, March 1, 1991, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Russia - Future Projections

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A persecuted Soviet author presents an autobiographical novel that attempts to explain his 1965 trial and prosecution for writing fiction under a pseudonym
By Richard Lourie (trans) and Abram Tertz (contributor)

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9780140068085 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, February 1, 1991), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A persecuted Soviet author presents an autobiographical novel that attempts to explain his 1965 trial and prosecution for writing fiction under a pseudonym

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In this satire that pokes fun at the future of communism, socialist life, and the Kremlin, an exiled Soviet writer enters a time warp and lands in Moscow in the year 2042

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9780156621656 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, October 1, 1990), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: In this satire that pokes fun at the future of communism, socialist life, and the Kremlin, an exiled Soviet writer enters a time warp and lands in Moscow in the year 2042

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Shortly after accepting a marriage proposal from a gentry neighbor, Helena Konwick, a late-nineteenth-century Lithuanian, falls in love with a passionate and mysterious Jew

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9780374115234 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, July 1, 1990, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Shortly after accepting a marriage proposal from a gentry neighbor, Helena Konwick, a late-nineteenth-century Lithuanian, falls in love with a passionate and mysterious Jew

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The persecuted Soviet author presents his latest novel--an autobiographical attempt to explain his 1965 trial and prosecution for writing fiction under a pseudonym--as a powerful indictment of the Soviet state

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9780670801657 | Viking Pr, November 1, 1989, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The persecuted Soviet author presents his latest novel--an autobiographical attempt to explain his 1965 trial and prosecution for writing fiction under a pseudonym--as a powerful indictment of the Soviet state

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A Soviet agent plots to get Jews back into Russia, and an American and a Russian poet are sent to the moon and create an interstellar scandal

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9780151999842 | Harcourt, September 1, 1987, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A Soviet agent plots to get Jews back into Russia, and an American and a Russian poet are sent to the moon and create an interstellar scandal

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9780440201915 | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, September 1, 1988), cover price $4.50 | About this edition: A Soviet agent plots to get Jews back into Russia, and an American and a Russian poet are sent to the moon and create an interstellar scandal

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The Nobel Prize-winning author discusses his homeland, childhood, education, experiences during the war, philosophical beliefs, work, and approach to writing

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9780151225910 | Harcourt, September 1, 1987, cover price $4.98 | About this edition: The Nobel Prize-winning author discusses his homeland, childhood, education, experiences during the war, philosophical beliefs, work, and approach to writing

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When the American translator for a dissident Soviet poet now living in New York--who is really a KGB agent--discovers the formula for Stolat, a chemical that increases the life span, created by the Soviets and smuggled to the West, an intense power struggle begins

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9780151312870 | Harcourt, July 1, 1985, cover price $2.98 | also contains Control Configuration Selection for Multivariable Plants | About this edition: When the translator for a dissident Soviet poet now living in New York--who is really a KGB agent--discovers the formula for Stolat, a chemical that increases life span, discovered by the Soviets and smuggled to the West, an intense power struggle begins

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9780440125723 | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, March 1, 1987), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: When the American translator for a dissident Soviet poet now living in New York--who is really a KGB agent--discovers the formula for Stolat, a chemical that increases the life span, created by the Soviets and smuggled to the West, an intense power struggle begins

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The narrator, a Russian Jew, remembers the rare and amazing friend of his childhood, before the Nazi invasion of Russia separated them forever.

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9780060255022 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, April 1, 1982, cover price $11.50 | About this edition: A boy remembers his best friend, Berele Mats, whose dreams of improving the world outraged the adult Jewish community of his Russian town just before World War II

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9780060255039 | Harpercollins, April 1, 1982, cover price $10.89 | About this edition: A boy remembers his best friend, Berele Mats, whose dreams of improving the world outraged the adult Jewish community of his Russian town just before World War II

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