The life and extraordinary adventures of Private Ivan Chonkin

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Penguin, Sep 28, 1978 - 269 pages
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Review: The Life and Extraordinary Adventures of Private Ivan Chonkin

User Review  - Matt Spencer - Goodreads

A lighthearted, entertaining and wryly funny book full of absurd characters and situations - I'm sure a more po-faced reader could wax lyrical about its critique of the Soviet system. This book retains its comedic value despite the passing of the Cold War. Read full review

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User Review  - Josh Trapani - Goodreads

I wonder if Voinovich has been ill-served by his translators, because I've now read two of his - Monumental Propaganda and this one - and found them not nearly as entertaining as the book blurbs ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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