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Black man in Red Russia

Homer Smith (undifferentiated)

Black man in Red Russia

a memoir.

by Homer Smith (undifferentiated)

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Johnson Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union.
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith an introd. by Harrison Salisbury.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK267 .S587
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 221 p.
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5919574M
      LC Control Number64023261
      OCLC/WorldCa406416

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Lily Owens mother dies and is raised by Roasleen who serves as her stand in mother who happens to be black. Lily Owens learns so much about herself and the people she’s come to love. I think it happened to you because of that-a) this man with someone has concluded a dispute that he will do it. b) Your ass liked the man so much that he could not restrain himself.

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