Red Plenty

Red Plenty

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"Spufford cunningly maps out a literary genre of his own . . . Freewheeling and fabulous." —The Times (London)

Strange as it may seem, the gray, oppressive USSR was founded on a fairy tale. It was built on the twentieth-century magic called "the planned economy," which was going to gush forth an abundance of good things that the lands of capitalism could never match. And just for a little while, in the heady years of the late 1950s, the magic seemed to be working.… (more)

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Publisher: Graywolf Press (February 14, 2012)

Collection: Graywolf Press

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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