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The Resource Russian tattoo : a memoir, Elena Gorokhova

Russian tattoo : a memoir, Elena Gorokhova

Label
Russian tattoo : a memoir
Title
Russian tattoo
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Elena Gorokhova
Creator
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Contributor
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Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"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"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gorokhova, Elena
Dewey number
  • 305.8917/1073092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.R9
LC item number
G67 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gorokhova, Elena
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gorokhova, Elena
  • Gorokhova, Elena
  • Russian Americans
  • Russians
  • Immigrants
  • Women
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Intergenerational relations
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
  • Gorokhova, Elena
  • Families
  • Immigrants
  • Intergenerational relations
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Russian Americans
  • Russians
  • Women
  • United States
Label
Russian tattoo : a memoir, Elena Gorokhova
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
Control code
1580380
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9781451689822
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014014583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1580380
  • (OCoLC)873006383
Label
Russian tattoo : a memoir, Elena Gorokhova
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1580380
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9781451689822
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014014583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1580380
  • (OCoLC)873006383

Library Locations

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