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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
Contributor
Author
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
  • (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
  • (Sirsi) 1580380
  • (OCoLC)873006383

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