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Author King, Charles, 1967-

Title Odessa : genius and death in a city of dreams / Charles King.

Publication Info. New York : W.W. Norton & Co., [2011]
©2011

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Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  947.72 KIN    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  947.72 KING    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Non Fiction  947.72 KING    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  947.72 KI    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 336 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-323) and index.
Contents Pt. 1. City of dreams -- ch. 1. The sinister shore -- ch. 2. Potemkin and the mercenaries -- ch. 3. Beacon -- ch. 4. The governor and the poet -- ch. 5. "There is nothing national about Odessa" -- pt. 2. The habitations of cruelty -- ch. 6. Schemes and shadows -- ch. 7. Blood and vengeance -- ch. 8. New world -- ch. 9. The fields of Transnistria --ch. 10. "I would like to bring to your attention the following" -- pt. 3. Nostalgia and remembrance -- ch. 11. Hero city -- ch. 12. Twilight -- Chronology.
Subject Odesa (Ukraine) -- History.
Odesa (Ukraine) -- Social conditions.
Odesa (Ukraine) -- Biography.
Jews -- Ukraine -- Odesa -- History.
Social change -- Ukraine -- Odesa -- History.
Cultural pluralism -- Ukraine -- Odesa -- History.
Cosmopolitanism -- Ukraine -- Odesa -- History.
Genius -- Social aspects -- Ukraine -- Odesa -- History.
Cruelty -- Social aspects -- Ukraine -- Odesa -- History.
Death -- Social aspects -- Ukraine -- Odesa -- History.
ISBN 9780393070842 hardback
0393070840 hardback
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