Off topic: Titles of the best fiction/nonfiction published in the postsoviet era
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Sanjay Ray  Identity Verified
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May 19, 2006

I have studied in Moscow during the seventies and stayed in USSR for 12 years. I am very nostalgic about my student days there and since then did not have a chance to visit my Moscow. Please suggest the titles of the best (in your opinion) fiction/nonfiction published in the postsoviet era, and whether it is possible to purchase them through paypal.
Thanks.


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Russian Booker May 19, 2006

I don't know if you can buy Russian books through PayPal.
You might have a look at:
Winners of the Booker-Open Russia
1992: Mark Kharitonov's Lines of Fate (Milashevich's Trunk)
1993: Vladimir Makanin's Baize-covered Table
1994: Bulat Okudzhava's The Show is Over
1995: Georgy Vladimov's The General and His Army
1996: Andrey Sergeev's The Stamp Album
1997: Anatoly Azolsky's Cell
1998: Aleksandr Morozov's Strange Letters
1999: Mikhail Butov's Freedom
2000: Mikhail Shishkin's The Capture Of Izmail
2001: Ludmila Ulitskaya's The Kukotsky Case
2002: Oleg Pavlov's Ninth Day Party in Karaganda: or the Story of the Recent Days
2003: Ruben Gallego's Black on White
2004: Vasily Aksyonov's Voltairiens and Voltairiennes
2005: Denis Gutsko's Without a Way

Other sites:
en.openrussia.info/activities_en/culture_en/booker_en
context.themoscowtimes.com/stories/2004/12/03/109.html
www.answers.com/topic/booker-open-russia-prize

I believe you'd better ask somebody in Russia to buy some of these books.

Good luck,

Dmitry


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Thanks! May 19, 2006

Thank you very much Dr Dmytro CHEREPANOV.

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