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The Resource Lost in the taiga : one Russian family's fifty-year struggle for survival and religious freedom in the Siberian wilderness, Vassily Peskov ; translated by Marian Schwartz

Lost in the taiga : one Russian family's fifty-year struggle for survival and religious freedom in the Siberian wilderness, Vassily Peskov ; translated by Marian Schwartz

Label
Lost in the taiga : one Russian family's fifty-year struggle for survival and religious freedom in the Siberian wilderness
Title
Lost in the taiga
Title remainder
one Russian family's fifty-year struggle for survival and religious freedom in the Siberian wilderness
Statement of responsibility
Vassily Peskov ; translated by Marian Schwartz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
A Russian journalist provides a haunting account of the Lykovs, a family of Old Believers, members of a fundamentalist sect, who, in 1932, went to live in the depths of the Siberian Taiga and have survived for more than fifty years apart from the modern world
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peskov, V.
Dewey number
957/.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT9990
LC item number
.P4713 1994
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lykov family
  • Peskov, V.
  • Lykov family
  • Peskov, V.
  • Hermits
  • Old Believers
  • Hermits
  • Old Believers
  • Travel
  • Abakan River Valley (Russia)
  • Russia (Federation)
Label
Lost in the taiga : one Russian family's fifty-year struggle for survival and religious freedom in the Siberian wilderness, Vassily Peskov ; translated by Marian Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The story of Nikolai Zhuravlev -- That land -- We meet -- Conversation by candlelight -- Garden and taiga -- Procuring Fire -- The Lykovs -- Daily life -- One year later -- Another summer -- The year of the ram -- Agafia's odyssey -- Winter and summer -- Housewarming -- The passing of Lykov the Elder -- All alone -- "Marriage" -- Journey to the "Little Mothers" -- The lure of the "Wilderness" -- A snowy winter -- Not the final word
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 254 pages
Isbn
9780385472098
Lccn
93029260
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 3107757
  • (OCoLC)28889299
  • (OCoLC)ocm28889299
  • 156969
  • 3107757
Label
Lost in the taiga : one Russian family's fifty-year struggle for survival and religious freedom in the Siberian wilderness, Vassily Peskov ; translated by Marian Schwartz
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The story of Nikolai Zhuravlev -- That land -- We meet -- Conversation by candlelight -- Garden and taiga -- Procuring Fire -- The Lykovs -- Daily life -- One year later -- Another summer -- The year of the ram -- Agafia's odyssey -- Winter and summer -- Housewarming -- The passing of Lykov the Elder -- All alone -- "Marriage" -- Journey to the "Little Mothers" -- The lure of the "Wilderness" -- A snowy winter -- Not the final word
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 254 pages
Isbn
9780385472098
Lccn
93029260
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 3107757
  • (OCoLC)28889299
  • (OCoLC)ocm28889299
  • 156969
  • 3107757

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