A Dream in Polar Fog (Yuri Rytkheu)

A Dream in Polar Fog (Yuri Rytkheu)

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A Dream in Polar Fog

Yuri Rytkheu

ISBN 9780977857616

  • EDITION

    Archipelago, 2005

    150 x 190 mm, Softcover

    338pp

  • CONDITION

    Dustjacket: N/A.

    Cover: Good.

    Inner: Very Good.

     

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    Synopsis: "A Dream in Polar Fog is the story of John MacLennan, a Canadian sailor who is left behind by his ship, stranded on the northeastern tip of Siberia. The native Siberian community adopts the wounded stranger and teaches him to live as a true human being. Over time, John comes to know his new companions as real people who share the best and worst of human traits with his own kind. Rytkheu's empathy, humour and provocative voice guide the reader across the magnificent landscape of the North and reveal all the complexity and beauty of a vanishing world."