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Russia, Churchill's 'riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma' is a country with a remarkable history and a rich literary heritage. It's also the Market Focus of this year's London International Book Fair, so we've put together some of the very best books by and about Russians and their homeland. Wonder at the defiant poetry of Anna Akhmatova, take a frozen journey beyond the Urals with Dervla Murphy or explore a sinister possible future with Dymitry Bykov's Living Souls.

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She Lover Of Death: The Further...
(Paperback)
Boris Akunin; Andrew Bromfield
 
Can Fandorin infiltrate a secret society to save Moscow's youth? A dark and decadent detective story from the master of Russian crime fiction.
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The Heart of a Dog
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Mikhail Afanasevich Bulgakov; Andrey...
A rich, successful Moscow professor befriends a stray dog and attempts a scientific first by transplanting into it the testicles and pituitary gland of a recently deceased man. A distinctly...
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Life and Fate
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Vasily Grossman
 
A novel that focuses on overshadowing the lives of a huge cast of Russian and German characters which looms the battle of Stalingrad.
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Young Stalin
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Simon Sebag Montefiore
Vital prequel to the internationally bestselling biography STALIN: COURT OF THE RED TSAR
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Pro eto / That's what
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Mayakovsky, V.
 
A bilingual edition, translated by L. Gureyeva and G. Hyde. Also contains Alexander Rodchenko`s extraordinary photomontages.
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Doctor Zhivago
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Boris Pasternak; Richard Pevear;...
 
Banned in the Soviet Union until 1988, Doctor Zhivago is the epic story of the life and loves of a poet-physician during the turmoil of the Russian Revolution. Taking his...
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Ten Days That Shook the World
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John Reed; A. Taylor; Vladimir Lenin
 
Presents an account of the Russian revolution. This book describes the events in Petrograd in November 1917, when Lenin and the Bolsheviks finally seized power.
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Silverland: A Winter Journey Beyond...
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Dervla Murphy
 
Silverland charts Dervla Murphy's extraordinary expedition through the snowscapes of Far Eastern Russia. No stranger to adventure, the intrepid septuagenarian's mid-winter journey takes her beyond Siberia to the furthest corners...
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Eugene Onegin: A Novel in Verse
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Alexander Pushkin; Stanley Mitchell;...
 
Set in 1820s Russia, this title follows the fates of three men and three women. It offers the reader many literary, philosophical, and autobiographical digressions, often in a highly satirical...
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Lenin: A Biography
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Robert Service
 
The critically acclaimed biography of Lenin by one of the greatest Russian history experts and bestselling author of Trotsky, Stalin and Comrades.
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Mary
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Vladimir Nabokov
 
Lev Ganin is a young officer sharing a boarding house in Berlin with a host of Russian emigres. Alone in his room, he dreams of his first love, Mary. Awash...
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The Whisperers: Private Life in...
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Orlando Figes
 
Explores the inner life of a Russia where everyone was afraid to talk and society spoke in whispers, whether to protect friends and family - or to betray them. In...
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Rudolf Nureyev: The Life
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Julie Kavanagh
 
Born on a train in Stalin's Russia, Rudolf Nureyev was ballet's pop icon. Nureyev's achievements and conquests became legendary: he rose out of Tatar peasant poverty to become the Kirov's...
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Red Moon Rising: Sputnik and the...
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Matthew Brzezinski
 
On 4 October 1957, at the height of the Cold War, the Soviet Union secretly launched Sputnik, Earth's first artificial moon, which passed over the American continent once every 101...
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Red Cavalry and Other Stories
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Isaac Babel; Efraim Sicher; David...
 
Throughout his life Isaac Babel was torn by opposing forces, by the desire both to remain faithful to his Jewish roots and yet to be free of them. This duality...
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In Siberia
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Colin Thubron
An account of author's 15,000-mile journey through an astonishing country - one twelfth of the land surface of the whole earth. It is the story of a people moving through...
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