Travel Books, Guides - Russia & Former Soviet Republics

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Berezina: From Moscow to Paris Following Napoleon's Epic Fail Cover Image
By Sylvain Tesson, Katherine Gregor (Translator)
ISBN: 9781609455545
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Published: Europa Compass - November 5th, 2019

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Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia with Pushkin, Tolstoy, and Other Geniuses of the Golden Age Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524748012
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Published: Pantheon - November 5th, 2019


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Pravda Ha Ha: True Travels to the End of Europe Cover Image
ISBN: 9781408896525
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - January 14th, 2020

An unsettling, timely, and darkly comic exposé of Putin's Russia and European disintegration from highly acclaimed travel writer Rory MacLean.

Marvels of Mtskheta: From Svetitskhoveli Cathedral to Jvari Monastery (Travel Photo Art #32) Cover Image
By Laine Cunningham, Angel Leya (Cover Design by)
ISBN: 9781951389062
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Published: Sun Dogs Creations - November 20th, 2019

Mtskheta, Georgia's Holy City.

Mtskheta is one of the oldest cities in Georgia and its former capital. Lodged only twenty kilometers north of Tbilisi, it stands at the confluence of the Mtkvari and Aragvi rivers. The importance of its service to Christianity led it to be dubbed the Holy City.

Moscow: A Guide To Soviet Modernest Architecture  1955-1991: A Guide To Modernest Soviet Architecture 1955-1991 Cover Image
ISBN: 9788090671461
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Published: Artguide Editions - October 31st, 2019

  • The first ever guide to architecture of post-modernist Russia with descriptions of almost 100 buildings spanning 3 decades
 Moscow: A Guide to Soviet Modernist Architecture 1955 -1991 provides descriptions of almost 100 buildings from the most underrated period of Soviet architecture.
This is the first guide to bring together the architecture made during t

Trans-Siberian Handbook: The Guide to the World's Longest Railway Journey with 90 Maps and Guides to the Route, Cities and Towns in Russia, Mon Cover Image
ISBN: 9781912716081
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Published: Trailblazer Publications - October 21st, 2019

Over 135,000 copies sold and now in its tenth edition A trip across Siberia on the longest continuous railway track in the world is undoubtedly the journey of a lifetime. It's also a convenient way to reach China, Mongolia or Japan. Tickets are not expensive or difficult to arrange.

Beyond the Trans-Siberian Cover Image
ISBN: 9781645302056
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Published: Dorrance Publishing Co. - November 7th, 2019

Curious about how ordinary people in the Soviet Union lived, L. Arlene Hink and her husband went on a fifty-two day trip in 1968. Traveling on the Trans-Siberian Railroad across Russia and continuing into European Russia and the Ukraine made them want to learn more about the people.

Beyond the North Wind: Russia in Recipes and Lore [A Cookbook] Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399580390
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Published: Ten Speed Press - February 4th, 2020

100 traditional yet surprisingly modern recipes from the far northern corners of Russia, featuring ingredients and dishes that young Russians are rediscovering as part of their heritage.

“A necessary resource for food writers and for eaters, a fascinating read and good excuse to make fermented oatmeal.”—Bon Appétit

Russian: Learn Russian for Beginners: A Simple Guide that Will Help You on Your Language Learning Journey Cover Image
ISBN: 9781950924417
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Published: Ch Publications - November 26th, 2019

North Caucasus Dolmens: In Search of Wonders Cover Image
ISBN: 9781948803199
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Published: Adventures Unlimited Press - April 1st, 2020

Dolmens are mysterious stone structures scattered around previously inaccessible parts of Russia. Built by an ancient megalithic culture, these structures have been both revered and looted for centuries. Very little is known about these stone creations, though one thing is for sure: their power is undeniable.

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