The Gingerbread Race: A Life in the Closing World Once Called Free

By: Navrozov, Andrei

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SIGNED by the Author with an inscription on the title page. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Minimal shelf handling. Previous owner's bookplate. ------ At the height of the era of rhetorical antagonism known as the Cold War, a young man, son and grandson of Russian writers, crossed the border to the West. ------- This book is an autobiography of ideas. Dissecting illusion with reality, the book is a clinical post-mortem of the social organisms once known as the East and the West. It is also a ruthless glimpse of their mutual interpretation, and gradual transformation into a social hybrid with precedent.

Title: The Gingerbread Race: A Life in the Closing World Once Called Free

Author Name: Navrozov, Andrei

Categories: BIOGRAPHY / AUTOBIOGRAPHY / MEMOIR,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, Picador Original: 1993

ISBN Number: 0330326368

ISBN Number 13: 9780330326360

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 008047

Keywords: Cold War,