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Apollo in the grass

Aleksandr Kushner

Apollo in the grass

selected poems

by Aleksandr Kushner

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russian poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 77-84).

    StatementAleksandr Kushner ; translated from the Russian by Carol Ueland and Robert Carnevale
    ContributionsUeland, Carol, translator, Carnevale, Robert, translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3482.8.U73 A2 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 87 pages
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26974106M
    ISBN 100374105731, 0374535485
    ISBN 109780374105730, 9780374535483, 9780374713942
    LC Control Number2014044642
    OCLC/WorldCa889164962

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Apollo in the Grass book. Read 5 reviews from the world/5(5). Apollo in the Grass is the first collection in English translation of Kushner's post-Soviet poems, and also includes certain earlier ones that could not be published during the Soviet era. Kushner speaks to us from a place where the mythic and the historic coexist with the everyday, where Odysseus is one of us, and the "stern voice" of history Brand: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Apollo in the Grass is the first collection in English translation of Kushner's post-Soviet poems, and also includes certain earlier ones that could not be published during the Soviet era. Kushner speaks to us from a place where the mythic and the historic coexist with the everyday, where Odysseus is one of us, and the "stern voice" Apollo in the grass book history Author: Aleksandr Kushner.

Apollo in the Grass is the first collection in English translation of Kushner's Apollo in the grass book poems, and also includes certain earlier ones that could not be published during the Soviet era. Kushner speaks to us from a place where the mythic and the historic coexist with the everyday, where Odysseus is one of us, and the "stern voice" of history.

The book does not pretend to be an exhaustive history of the Apollo program. The events covered span from pre-NASA days, when rocket science was not even directly connected to ideas for space travel, through the planning stages of Apollo, all the way to the wistful, early end of the Apollo by: Apollo in the Grass: Selected Poems Aleksandr Kushner, trans.

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