Lina and Serge

Lina and Serge

The Love and Wars of Lina Prokofiev

Book - 2013
Average Rating:
Rate this:
1
Chronicles the life of Lina Prokofiev, who followed her composer husband to Stalinist Russia, only to be left for another woman and incarcerated for eight years.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013
ISBN: 9780547391311
0547391315
Branch Call Number: B Prokofiev Morrison 2013
Characteristics: 328 p. : ill. ; 24 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment
r
richibi
Jul 04, 2013

everything you wanted to know about Lina Prokofiev, including the colour and cut even of her dresses, and a great deal about her husband, Serge, too, but the horrors of Stalinist Russia, implicit in the daily life of its citizens, soon take precedence, and are harrowing, it's hard to believe an entire population could have been so ruthlessly and mercilessly brutalized, an utterly repellent and shameful history perpetrated by, surely, megalomaniacal monsters, right next door at the time to, however of course, Hitler

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at OPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top