By Adolf Shvedchikov,Michael Dediu

ISBN-10: 098173006X

ISBN-13: 9780981730066

approximately 2500 years after Pythagoras steered that the Earth was once around, 2320 years after Aristotle, following the lessons of the Pythagoreans, had asserted an identical, and had declared that the nice Asiatic Empire should be reached by way of crusing westwardly, 1940 after Seneca proven this view, and affirmed that India will be reached during this method, and 501 years after the Italian, born in Genoa, Christopher Columbus came upon the USA, a Russian, the well-regarded poet Dr. Shvedchikov, rediscovers the US, within the comparable 12 months, 1993, whilst the Pentium microprocessor for desktops is produced, the area broad internet is created, the sunshine emitting diodes have been invented, area travel Endeavour undertaking to fix an optical flaw within the Hubble area Telescope happens, and the USA and Russia signal the beginning II treaty calling for bilateral aid of strategic nuclear weapons.
This publication relies on Dr. Shvedchikov’s number of notes approximately his first commute within the US, and on their translation in Russian. It has to be pointed out that Barbara DeKovner-Mayer and Godfrey Harris had a key position in organizing and assisting this travel.
This pleasing publication, with very encouraged and humoristic descriptions of his travels, will surely have, along with his six poetry books, a visual position within the English and Russian literary house, and also will remind us of Seneca’s aphorism:
Si vis amari, ama (If you must be enjoyed, love).

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