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Steve Jobs: A Biography by Walter Isaacson

Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than a hundred family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and colleagues ...

Steve Jobs: A Biography by Walter Isaacson in The Russian Book Store No.1

Saturday, September 17, 2011

Zinaida Reich. Fate by Olga Kuchkina

The book is devoted to the complex history of relationships of Actress, Poet and Director. Triangle Reich-Yesenin-Meyerhold - it's tragic romance, and social upheavals, inspiration, creativity and strong feelings, and patterns of the fatal accident of time.

Zinaida Reich (the last name also spelled Raikh or Raih) was a Russian actress and became one of the main stars of the Meyerhold Theatre until it was closed under Joseph Stalin. Reich married the poet Sergey Yesenin and had two children with him. After their divorce, she married the director Vsevolod Meyerhold. She is believed to have been murdered by the NKVD during the time of Great Purge.

The author shows interlocking fates of these outstanding personalities, ascended the era and those killed by it.
The book is intended for a wide range of readers interested in culture and social life of Russia 20-30s of last century.

Zinaida Reich. Fate by Olga Kuchkina at The Russian Book Store No.1


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