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Yuz Iosif Aleshkovsky

Yuz Aleshkovsky was born in Siberia in 1929 but lived mostly in Moscow until he emigrated to the United States in 1978.  He has published several novels in the West, in Russian and French editions.  Kangaroo is the first of them to appear in English.


Yuz Aleshkovsky; Translated by Tamara Glenny
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Kangaroo is a savage, cleansing satire in which Yuz Aleshkovsky confronts the hypocrisy, the cruelty, and the tragic failure of the Soviet regime. His phantasmagoria is faithful...

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