Confessions of a Fallen Standard-Bearer

Confessions of a Fallen Standard-Bearer

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Capturing the harsh realities of postwar Soviet life, a new novel by the author of Dreams of My Russian Summers follows the fortunes of two families, those of close friends Iakov Zinger and Peter Evdokimov, as they struggle to put together their shattered lives and dreams in the years following World War II. Reprint.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 130 pages
  • 127 x 195.58 x 12.7mm | 113.4g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • The Penguin Press
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 0142000019
  • 9780142000014

About Andrei Makine

Andrei Makine was born in 1958 and left the former Soviet Union to emigrate to France ten years ago. Dreams of My Russian Summers won both the Goncourt and Medicis prizes, France's two top literary awards, and was a finalist for the 1997 National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction.
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