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Одноэтажная Америка #2020

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  • Title: Одноэтажная Америка
  • Author: Ilya Ilf Eugene Petrov
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  • Page: 401
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    1. I read One floored America in the early 70 s, loaned by a Boston Symphony and Bolshoi Ballet violinist neighbor She always apologized for her fairly good English, because her H.S English teacher knew nothing, was a niece of the Principal my neighbor said in the CCCP you need the word , nepotism I recall Ilf and Petrov as a bit predictable, but amusing Once I find my notes, I won t confuse it with VS Naipaul s Turn in the South, where all the one floored motels were owner run by Pakistanis who wo [...]

    2. What a brilliant book honest, detailed, hilarious While Ilf and Petrov couldn t stop comparing USA to USSR, I couldn t stop comparing it to modern Russia and though 80 years have passed since the book was written, they seem very alike.

    3. arzamasademy mag 340 usa , 5 c 1918 1927, , 1936 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , .

    4. 3.5 stars 5Of course, for a person who has been living in America for the last 3 years, it was interesting to see what Soviet people would have to say about America of 1930s It s clearly impossible to put a or less thorough description of every state visited without reaching the volume of War and Peace by Tolstoy The story seemed a little hectic, and The Adams couple was and annoying with every chapter Also, remembering the year the book was written, one shouldn t be surprised when reading th [...]

    5. If you expect a whimsical prose in spirit of 12 chairs or Golden calf , you will probably be disappointed The book is mostly factual Ilf and Petrov only use their eccentric manner in descriptions of some characters However, there still is value in this book The authors met interesting people of their time like Henry Ford and noted many distinguishing features specific to the US, many of which are still true today.Now I know who were the first grumpy Russian tourists Throughout the book you can s [...]

    6. Two Russian writers account of their two month road trip around the US during 1935 1936 still feels surprisingly fresh.

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