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Moscow 1956

The Silenced Spring

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$29.95 • £23.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674972001

Publication Date: 04/17/2017


448 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

28 halftones, 1 map


  • Prologue
  • 1. January: After the Ice
  • 2. February: A Sudden Thaw
  • 3. March: A Flood of Questions
  • 4. April: Early Spring
  • 5. May: Fresh Air
  • 6. June: First Flush of Youth
  • 7. July: Intellectual Heat
  • 8. August: By the Sweat of Their Brows
  • 9. September: Ocean Breezes
  • 10. October: Storm Clouds
  • 11. November: Winds from the East
  • 12. December: The Big Chill
  • Epilogue
  • Afterlives
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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