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By Sharon Hudgins

Award-winning writer Sharon Hudgins takes readers on a private event in the course of the Asian part of Russia-from the "high-rise villages" of Vladivostok and Irkutsk to Lake Baikal and the Trans-Siberian Railroad path. sign up for her as a visitor faced with unique dishes at Christmas events, New Year's banquets, Easter dinners, and Siberian festivals-and become aware of what way of life is absolutely like on Russia's "other side." "Sharon Hudgins has written a brilliant and engrossing e-book a couple of a part of the area that is either geographically and ethnically advanced. She's performed a lot to make the unusual familiar."--Larry McMurtry "Rare is the person that can step into the wonderland of Siberia and trap the tradition and the spirit of its humans. Sharon Hudgins has performed that and extra. . . . this can be a hot, thought of, and fully attractive paintings from begin to end. For these looking a window into the soul of Siberia, you wish glance no further."--James A. Cramer, President & CEO, international studying ". . . an lively exam of grim, dirty, and unpredictably gracious traditional lifestyles within the extrordinary position she calls Absurdistan."-Alfred pleasant, Jr., coauthor, Ecocide within the USSR, and previous Newsweek Moscow Bureau leader

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