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Bookshop Barnie - Martin Sixsmith on Russia: A 1,000-year Chronicle of the Wild East

Tuesday 12th April 2011 6:30pm - 8:30pm 107 Charing Cross Road Literary Event

Martin was the BBC Moscow correspondent for almost twenty years and his new book explores Russia's story from its foundation to its modern incarnation. Covering politics, music, literature and art, it accompanies the BBC's 50-part Radio 4 series, which marks the 20th anniversary of the dissolution of the USSR.

This special Bookshop Barnie is held in association with the British Council as part of the Russia-themed London Book Fair 2011 held on the 50thanniversary of Yuri Gagarin's becoming the first man in space.

Venue: The Gallery at Foyles, 113 - 119 Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0EB
Time: 6:30 for drinks and a 6:45 pm start

FREE: Please email futurecitiesproject@gmail.com if you would like to come.

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