The Last Red August: A Russian Mystery

Front Cover
Scribner's, Jan 1, 1993 - Fiction - 250 pages
0 Reviews
This roman a+a6 clef weaves the failed August 1991 coup with the author's description of today's "New Russia" to create a backdrop for the relationship between an industrialist caught up in the conspiracy movement and his son, a reformer.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

THE LAST RED AUGUST

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A comic-opera primer on the anti-Gorbachev coup in August 1989. Boris Kulik's secretary Nadya, poking around in her boss's wastebasket, finds papers speaking of an impending coup and swipes them to ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
10
Section 3
20
Copyright

25 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1993)

Malashenko, Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow.

Bibliographic information