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By Adolf Shvedchikov,Michael Dediu

ISBN-10: 098173006X

ISBN-13: 9780981730066

approximately 2500 years after Pythagoras advised that the Earth was once around, 2320 years after Aristotle, following the lessons of the Pythagoreans, had asserted an identical, and had declared that the nice Asiatic Empire might be reached via crusing westwardly, 1940 after Seneca proven this view, and affirmed that India can be reached during this approach, and 501 years after the Italian, born in Genoa, Christopher Columbus stumbled on the United States, a Russian, the well-regarded poet Dr. Shvedchikov, rediscovers the United States, within the similar yr, 1993, whilst the Pentium microprocessor for desktops is produced, the realm broad net is created, the sunshine emitting diodes have been invented, house travel Endeavour project to fix an optical flaw within the Hubble area Telescope happens, and the united states and Russia signal the beginning II treaty calling for bilateral aid of strategic nuclear weapons.
This ebook 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 aiding this travel.
This pleasing publication, with very encouraged and humoristic descriptions of his travels, will surely have, with his six poetry books, a visual position within the English and Russian literary area, and also will remind us of Seneca’s aphorism:
Si vis amari, ama (If you must be enjoyed, love).

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