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By Adolf Shvedchikov,Michael Dediu

ISBN-10: 098173006X

ISBN-13: 9780981730066

approximately 2500 years after Pythagoras prompt that the Earth was once around, 2320 years after Aristotle, following the lessons of the Pythagoreans, had asserted a similar, and had declared that the nice Asiatic Empire will be reached via crusing westwardly, 1940 after Seneca proven this view, and affirmed that India can be reached during this manner, and 501 years after the Italian, born in Genoa, Christopher Columbus stumbled on the US, a Russian, the well-regarded poet Dr. Shvedchikov, rediscovers the United States, within the related yr, 1993, whilst the Pentium microprocessor for pcs is produced, the realm large internet is created, the sunshine emitting diodes have been invented, house trip Endeavour undertaking to fix an optical flaw within the Hubble area Telescope occurs, and the U.S. and Russia signal the beginning II treaty calling for bilateral aid of strategic nuclear weapons.
This booklet relies on Dr. Shvedchikov’s choice of notes approximately his first go back and forth within the US, and on their translation in Russian. It needs to be pointed out that Barbara DeKovner-Mayer and Godfrey Harris had a key function in organizing and helping this travel.
This appealing publication, with very encouraged and humoristic descriptions of his travels, will surely have, along with his six poetry books, a visual position within the English and Russian literary house, and also will remind us of Seneca’s aphorism:
Si vis amari, ama (If you must be enjoyed, love).

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