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Dzerzhinsky Square

Jackson, James O.

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ISBN 10: 0312224397 / ISBN 13: 9780312224394
Published by St. Martin's Press, NY, 1986
Condition: Fine No Binding
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Crisp, clean, bright and tight. Fine condition. Inscribed by the author on the title page. "To Alan Tripp, Author's signature, Moscow 1986" The dust jacket is in very good condition with minimal wear to edges. Novel set in the Soviet Union. Compelling in its detail, a haunting psychological novel of paranoia and suspicion. Bookseller Inventory # 000481np

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Title: Dzerzhinsky Square

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, NY

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: No Binding

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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From Publishers Weekly:

Jackson, Moscow bureau chief for Time, makes a startling debut as a novelist of significant moral concern and perception. He tells a deceptively simple story about Grisha Malmudov, a Russian orphan who fights for his country in WW II, is captured by the Germans, then learns the Soviet authorities wanted to punish him for work done under force in a German wartime factory. The CIA offers him a new identity so he can return to his homeland, in exchange for relaying information. But they dump him soon after he gets back to Russia, and Grisha must then live in paralyzing paranoia as Sasha Kuznetsov, factory production supervisor. His need to remain secretive cuts him off from his past (a beloved wife and daughter) and precludes any happiness in the present. Bureaucratic documentation of his life, from birth to death, is interspersed throughout this haunting, provocative tale, which reaffirms the importance of love and identity in leading life fully. January 27
Copyright 1985 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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