Author(s): Masha Gessen
A personal and human account of real life in the Soviet Union from before WWII to the fall of the iron curtain
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Masha Gessen is the Russian correspondent for US World and News Report. She has been a contributor to Granta and is the author of Dead Again: The Russian Intelligentsia after Communism. She lives in Moscow.