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Ninochka a novel by Svetlana Boym

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Russia (Federation),
  • Paris (France),
  • France

Subjects:

  • Women detectives -- France -- Fiction,
  • Americans -- Russia (Federation) -- Fiction,
  • Americans -- France -- Fiction,
  • Russians -- France -- Fiction,
  • Russian Americans -- Fiction,
  • Women immigrants -- Fiction,
  • Conspiracies -- Fiction,
  • Russia (Federation) -- Fiction,
  • Paris (France) -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementSvetlana Boym.
GenreFiction.
SeriesSUNY series, the margins of literature
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3602.O974 N56 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3686707M
ISBN 100791457737, 0791457745
LC Control Number2003050528

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“Generations” by Ninotchka Rosca is a depressing and symbolic story. It focuses on a tragedy- stricken family that lives a desolate life. A father who is a drunkard, a mother who doesn’t want to leave her husband despite of getting physically abused, a mumbling grandfather who is left alone most of the time, the kids who had nothing to do.   Ninotchka Rosca has also written six books Her two novels are State of War and Twice Blessed, which was chosen for the American Book Award for excellence in literature; Roscoa’s works of non-fiction are The Fall of Marcos and Jose Maria Sison: At Home in the World – Portrait of a Revolutionary. #-C.R.M. Books Rosca, Ninotchka TWICE BLESSED A Novel 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York W W Norton & Co Inc Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Seller Rating: % positive. Ninotchka book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A Soviet official in Paris soon turns to pleasure as she discovers the mag /5.

  Book Review: Sugar and Salt by Ninotchka Rosca. Posted on Ap Ap by DC. This is a book of so few pages. It is, however, so heavy to carry around. Oh, so heavy. It is but a simple story, a fable. It is of so few words, but it is of so much thought. NINOCHKA Svetlana Boym, Author. SUNY $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS MORE BOOKS YOU'D LIKE. ADVERTISEMENT. MORE FROM PUBLISHERS WEEKLY. Directed by Ernst Lubitsch. With Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas, Ina Claire, Bela Lugosi. A stern Russian woman sent to Paris on official business finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest. Ninotchka Rosca is an outstanding contemporary writer, human rights activist and feminist. She is the author of six books: her short story collections include Bitter Country and Monsoon Country; her two novels are State of War and Twice Blessed which earned the American Book Award for excellence in literature; and her books of non-fiction are Endgame: The Fall of Marcos and Jose Maria Sison/5.