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Dacha idylls : living organically in Russia's countryside, Melissa L. Caldwell

Label
Dacha idylls : living organically in Russia's countryside
Title
Dacha idylls
Title remainder
living organically in Russia's countryside
Statement of responsibility
Melissa L. Caldwell
Title variation
Living organically in Russia's countryside
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dacha Idylls is a lively account of dacha life and how Russians experience this deeply rooted tradition of the summer cottage amid the changing cultural, economic, and political landscape of postsocialist Russia. Simultaneously beloved and reviled, dachas wield a power that makes owning and caring for them an essential part of life. In this book, Melissa L. Caldwell captures the dacha's abiding traditions and demonstrates why Russians insist that these dwellings are key to understanding Russian life. She draws on literary texts as well as observations from dacha dwellers to highlight this endu
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Caldwell, Melissa L.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Country homes
  • Vacation homes
  • Organic living
  • Gardening
  • Russia (Federation)
  • HOUSE & HOME
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Country homes
  • Gardening
  • Manners and customs
  • Organic living
  • Vacation homes
  • Russia (Federation)
Label
Dacha idylls : living organically in Russia's countryside, Melissa L. Caldwell
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Illustrations; Note on Transliteration and Pronunciation; Preface; 1. Dacha Enchantments; 2. Intimate Irritations: Living with Chekhov at the Dacha; 3. The Pleasure of Pain: Gardening for the Soul; 4. Natural Foods: Feeding the Body and Nourishing the Soul; 5. Disappearing Dachniki; 6. Dacha Democracy: Building Civil Society in Out-of-the-Way Places; 7. The Daily Dacha Soap Opera; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
ocn672469874
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 200 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520947870
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612764073
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 276407
  • 22573/cttszdpd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)672469874
Label
Dacha idylls : living organically in Russia's countryside, Melissa L. Caldwell
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Illustrations; Note on Transliteration and Pronunciation; Preface; 1. Dacha Enchantments; 2. Intimate Irritations: Living with Chekhov at the Dacha; 3. The Pleasure of Pain: Gardening for the Soul; 4. Natural Foods: Feeding the Body and Nourishing the Soul; 5. Disappearing Dachniki; 6. Dacha Democracy: Building Civil Society in Out-of-the-Way Places; 7. The Daily Dacha Soap Opera; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
ocn672469874
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 200 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520947870
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612764073
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 276407
  • 22573/cttszdpd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)672469874

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