Authors: Pauls Bankovskis, Dace Ruksane, Sven Kuzmins, Gundega Repse, Andra Neiburga, Ilze Jansone, Arno Jundze, Vilis Lacitis, Juris Zvirgzdins, Kristine Zelve
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-12 - Publisher: Comma Press
A suicide attempt, staged to attract as much attention as possible, from the top of St. Peter’s Church, quickly evolves into an outlandish and absurd, televised spectacle... When a PA is invited into her boss’s office one day to observe a protest unfold, just as he predicts, in the streets
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Harvard University Press
Boym provides a view of Russia that is historically informed, replete with unexpected detail, and stamped with authority. Alternating analysis with personal accounts of Russian life, she conveys the foreignness of Russia and examines its peculiar conceptions of private life and common good, of Culture and Trash, of sincerity and
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-13 - Publisher: Routledge
Providing a comprehensive overview of Europe from the background of the French Revolution to the origins of the First World War, this book combines accounts of the most important countries with the wider political, economic, social and cultural themes which affected Europe as a whole.