Teach Yourself Russian Language, Life and Culture delves into the customs and ways of Russia and its inhabitants, taking a respectful yet lively point of view. Topics include government, arts, language, work, leisure, education, festivals and celebrations, and food. By asking questions such as "What kind of music is native to Russia?" this book invites you to examine fascinating aspects of another culture.
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What is the mysterious Russian soul?
Where can you find palm trees in Russia?
How much has Russia changed since the end of Communist rule?
What do Russia's human 'walruses' do during the winter months?
This book answers these questions, and many more, in a concise and lively overview of Russia: the country, its heritage and its people. This is your key to understanding Russia's past, present and future...About the Author:
Tatyana Webber is a native of Yaroslavl, Russia. She is a high school teacher of Russian at the City Technology College, Kingshurst, Birmingham, England.
Dr Stephen Webber is an associate professor of Russian Studies at the University of Birmingham, England
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