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Golden Calf by Ilya Ilf
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Funny, if heavy handed. Ilf and Petrov have long been described to me as the master of soviet satire, but I can't help but feel that it all seemed a bit over the top. Osip Bender is a great character, no matter if the overall satire didn't quite hit the mark for me. I will say that the race scene where he is driving an old POS and pretends to be leading the race was hilarious
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January 2, 2018 – Finished Reading
January 15, 2018 – Shelved

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