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Pretender to the Throne (1979) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

This hilarious novel following the continuing adventures of Ivan Chonkin, a simple peasant who has been arrested as a traitor after spending World War II happily tending a garden. In this sequel to The Extraordinary Life and Adventures of Private Ivan Chonkin, Vladimir Voinovich ridicules everything sacred to the Soviet Union—the army, the justice system, the press, and Stalin himself—in a refreshing combination of dissident conscience and universal humor.

Original title: Претендент на престол [Pretendent na prestol]
Original languages: Russian


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumor

Edition #1: Pretender to the Throne

Pretender to the Throne (1995)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Richard Lourie
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Manifested in:

Pretender to the Throne (March 29, 1995)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Evanston, IL
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
ISBN: 9780810112445
Dimensions: 5.1 x 7.7 x 0.8
Pages: 358

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