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Russian tattoo: a memoir

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Grouped Work ID8350b879-9c7a-aef6-a277-58a1cdb877f6
Grouping Titlerussian tattoo
Grouping Authorelena gorokhova
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2020-09-01 23:02:18PM
Last Indexed2020-09-28 07:50:02AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9781451689822

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display_description"In A Mountain of Crumbs, Elena Gorokhova describes coming of age behind the Iron Curtain and leaving her mother and her motherland for a new life in the United States. Now, in Russian Tattoo, Elena learns that the journey of an immigrant is filled with everyday mistakes, small humiliations, and a loss of dignity. Cultural disorientation comes in the form of not knowing how to eat a hamburger, buy a pair of shoes, or catch a bus. But through perseverance and resilience, Elena gradually adapts to her new country"--
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ils:695368BookBooksFirst Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.EnglishSimon & Schuster, 2015.317 pages ; 24 cm
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subject_facetGorokhova, Elena
Gorokhova, Elena -- Family
Immigrants -- United States -- Biography
Intergenerational relations -- United States
Mothers and daughters -- United States
Russian Americans -- Biography
Russians -- United States -- Biography
Women -- United States -- Biography
title_displayRussian tattoo : a memoir
title_fullRussian tattoo : a memoir / Elena Gorokhova
title_shortRussian tattoo
title_suba memoir
Gorokhova, Elena
Intergenerational relations
Mothers and daughters
Russian Americans