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post #1 of 97 (permalink) Old August 26th, 2004, 17:28 Thread Starter
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The Russian literature thread

Another try for one of my weird threads...trying to celebrate Russia's unmeasurable contribution to world literature...from Akhmatova to Tolstoi and from Bulgakov to Tshekhov...
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I'd rather talk about Akunin...
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post #3 of 97 (permalink) Old August 26th, 2004, 18:58 Thread Starter
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B.Akunin...the modern Russian detective story...

Anyway, I'll include Ukrainian authors (Kurkov rules!)...
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B.Akunin...the modern Russian detective story...
exactly read him?
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never heard of him
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exactly read him?
never heard of him
B.Akunin...no, but a friend loves him...

Andrey Kurkov...huge suggestion!
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post #6 of 97 (permalink) Old August 26th, 2004, 20:27
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the only Ukrainin writer/poet i know is Taras Shevchenko, he was very anti-Russian tho.

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just for ruin the thread ... my favourite is Irina Denezkina... ( )

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just for ruin the thread ... my favourite is Irina Denezkina... ( )
lol have read it?
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lol have read it?
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I suppose that will be absolutely off-topic but I am more into Harry Potter stuff o
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Nothing is better than Iain Banks
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I suppose that will be absolutely off-topic but I am more into Harry Potter stuff o
also my sister...she have all the books...

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I suppose your sis is two times younger than me
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I suppose your sis is two times younger than me
she's 13 ...but also my other sis love Harry...and she's 16

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she's 13 ...but also my other sis love Harry...and she's 16
Ari, how many sis and bro do u have i wonder?
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she's 13 ...but also my other sis love Harry...and she's 16
small consolation... :depress::depress::depress:
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small consolation... :depress::depress::depress:
...well i've saw the movies...and i liked them

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Harold P.? No prob, as long as the thread flourishes..

My fav Russian author of all time...Iwan Turgenyev. Now you also know why I like Oryol...
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Harold P.? No prob, as long as the thread flourishes..
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My fav Russian author of all time...Iwan Turgenyev. Now you also know why I like Oryol...
i dont have fave Russian author Only if Akunin... but that's all...
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...well i've saw the movies...and i liked them
believe the expert, the books are much better esp. in English
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