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Loving Dostoyevsky in Winter: Summer in Baden by Leonid Tsypkin

The title of Tsypkin’s wonderful novel may not seem terribly seasonal, but then frankly nothing about this book is quite what you’d expect.  Part of it is set in 1970s Russia, as our narrator takes a long train journey to freezing … Continue reading

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