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The Red Pencil

Artists, Scholars, and Censors in the Ussr. (Special Study of the Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies, the Wilson Center.)

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Published by Unwin Hyman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • Censorship,
  • The Arts,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Mass media,
  • 20th century,
  • Arts,
  • History,
  • Soviet Union

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMaurice Friedberg (Editor), Marianna Tax Choldin (Editor), Barbara L. Dash (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9228439M
    ISBN 100044452039
    ISBN 109780044452034

      "The Red Pencil" by Andrea Davis Pinkney follows the story of Amira, a twelve-year-old girl who leads a loving and fulfilling life in her Sudanese village. She has everything she could ever want: a kind hearted sheep, a stick to draw shapes in the sand, and most importantly, a group of people who love her. She.


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