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Product Description: This engaging new biography from the author of Sergei Prokofiev fuses a major cultural history of the U.S. with a larger-than-life portrait of Sol Hurok--the man who almost single-handedly introduced American audiences to ballet and brought live dance, music, and theater to small towns and cities across the country...read more

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9780670825295 | Viking Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A biography of the Russian Jewish emigre who introduced American audiences to ballet and brought live music, dance, and theater to small towns discusses his work with Isadora Duncan, Marian Anderson, Nureyev, and Van Cliburn

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9780140116205 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, April 1, 1995), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This engaging new biography from the author of Sergei Prokofiev fuses a major cultural history of the U.

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Product Description: This book is the first look at the colorful yet largely unknown story of Russian émigrés who worked in the American film industry, and the representation of Russians and Soviets in Hollywood movies. Among the artists who gravitated towards Hollywood in the 1920s and ’30s were the legendary directors Lewis Milestone and Rouben Mamoulian, composers Dmitri Tiomkin and Constantin Bakaleinikoff, and actors Alla Nazimova, Akim Tamiroff, and Maria Ouspenskaya...read more

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9781555536862, titled "Russians in Hollywood, Hollywood's Russians: Biography of an Image" | Northeastern Univ Pr, November 30, 2007, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This book is the first look at the colorful yet largely unknown story of Russian émigrés who worked in the American film industry, and the representation of Russians and Soviets in Hollywood movies.

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Product Description: The prolific creator of such classic popular works as Romeo and Juliet, Peter and the Wolf, and Cinderella, Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953) was one of the most important and influential composers of the twentieth century. Drawing on unprecedented access to previously unknown or unavailable Russian-language sources, including extensive archival material, Harlow Robinson traces Prokofiev's extraordinary life from the fairy-tale world of Czarist Russia, through his many years abroad in America and Europe, to his perlexing permanent return to Moscow in 1936 under the Soviet Regime...read more

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9780670804191 | Viking Pr, February 1, 1987, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Traces the life of the great Russian composer, discusses influences on his work, and assesses the importance of his music

Paperback:

9781557780096 | Reprint edition (Paragon House, March 1, 1988), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The prolific creator of such classic popular works as Romeo and Juliet, Peter and the Wolf, and Cinderella, Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953) was one of the most important and influential composers of the twentieth century.

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The creator of such works as 'Romeo and Juliet' and 'Peter and the Wolf', Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953) was one of the most important composers of the 20th century. This biography offers a detailed portrait of a complex man whose character, and music, combined the traditional and contemporary. (view table of contents)

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9781555535179 | Reprint edition (Northeastern Univ Pr, January 24, 2002), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The creator of such works as 'Romeo and Juliet' and 'Peter and the Wolf', Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953) was one of the most important composers of the 20th century.

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