Author: G. S. Medvedev
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Keywords: ussr, keys, part, fauna, lepidoptera, volume, insects, european
Published: 1990-10
List price: $209.50
ISBN-10: 9004089268
ISBN-13: 9789004089266

Author: G. S. Medvedev
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Keywords: part, ussr, keys, fauna, lepidoptera, european, insects
Published: 1997-08
List price: $145.50
ISBN-10: 9004089241
ISBN-13: 9789004089242

Author: Andre Gide
Publisher: Fabri Pre
Keywords: ussr, return
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 2007-03-15
List price: $26.45
ISBN-10: 1406749478
ISBN-13: 9781406749472

RETURN FROM THE U. S. S. R. Also by Andre Gide THE COUNTERFEITERS THE IMMORALIST TRAVELS IN THE CONGO These are Borzoi Books published by ALFRED A. KNOPF I DEDICATE THESE PAGES TO THE MEMORY OF EUGENE DABIT, BESIDE WHOM, WITH WHOM, THEY WERE LIVED AND THOUGHT THE HOMERIC HYMN TO DEMETER relates how the great goddess, in the course of her wanderings in search of her daughter, came to the court of Keleos. No one recognized the goddess under the borrowed form of a humble wet-nurse and Queen Metaneira entrusted to her care her latest-born child, the infant Demophoon, afterwards known as Triptolemu

Authors:D.V. Rundqvist, F.P. Mitrofanov,
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Keywords: ussr, geology, precambrian
Number of Pages: 528
Published: 1993-02-01
List price: $150.00
ISBN-10: 0444893806
ISBN-13: 9780444893802

This volume draws together and generalises new geological, geochronological, petrological and geophysical material for the two fundamental continental geostructures within the USSR - ancient cratons and Phanerozoic fold belts. It provides a complete Precambrian history for each tectonic province or "geoblock", with emphasis on the early Precambrian as opposed to the late. The characteristics of lithological-structural complexes and their correlations are presented in detail. Analysis of the sedimentary, magmatic and metamorphic processes is provided, paying special attention to the sequence of

Author: Valeria Tsenova
Publisher: Routledge
Keywords: ussr, former, music, underground
Number of Pages: 272
Published: 1998-03-01
List price: $65.00
ISBN-10: 3718658216
ISBN-13: 9783718658213

What happened to contemporary music in the Soviet Union after Stravinsky, Shostakovich and Prokofiev?This book is a valuable source of information on the composers of the generations following these three great innovators. It is a document of the "hidden" period of Russian music, of what happened after the denunciation of Shostakovich and Prokofiev by the Composers’ Union.It contains profiles of the most interesting and innovative composers from Russia and the former Soviet republics, written by leading musicologists. Featured composers include Andrei Volkonsky, Philip Gershkovich, Serg

Author: Jerry F. Hough
Publisher: Brookings Institution Pre
Keywords: ussr, revolution, democratization
Number of Pages: 560
Published: 1997-05-01
List price: $26.95
ISBN-10: 0815737491
ISBN-13: 9780815737490

Author: Miron Rezun
Publisher: Praeger
Keywords: ussr, ecopolitics, technology, science
Number of Pages: 240
Published: 1996
List price: $119.95
ISBN-10: 0275953831
ISBN-13: 9780275953836

Although enormous industrial advances were made in the USSR, the country still lagged behind the West in the post-industrial age. What the Soviets could not build or manufacture, they had to get from the West. The final outcome was a culture developed in which there was no regard for consumerism and no respect for the environment. The author traces the development of the Soviet malaise, but warns that a future authoritarian regime could still revive the technological race. Conversely, he also replies to the academic debate on the excesses of modern technology in the West, with a sharp criticis
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