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My Russian Journey

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A travel book describing Santha Rama Rau's journey through Leningrad, Moscow, and Uzbekistan during the 1950s.
Hardcover, First Edition, 300 pages
Published 1959 by Harper & Brothers
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The beginning of her story is rather difficult to dive into, with language that seems dull compared to her earlier writing. The spirit picks up a bit as she describes the people she meets, particularly in Moscow. Much of the book is set there, and offers a levelheaded insight into the lives of both the every-day and Privileged members of society. The best way I can describe her writing here is "contemplative," as she's constantly trying to understand the truth of Soviet society.

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Santha Rama Rau (24 January 1923 – 21 April 2009) was an Indian American travel writer.

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