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Russian Lessons Carole Dorsch Schweitzer

Russian Lessons

Carole Dorsch Schweitzer

Published 1996
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Paperback
274 pages
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In early summer of 1992, Carole Dorsch Schweitzer, burned out from am exciting career in retailing, opted for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure in postmodernist Russia as promised by her husband Glenn, an American scientist selected by the U.S.MoreIn early summer of 1992, Carole Dorsch Schweitzer, burned out from am exciting career in retailing, opted for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure in postmodernist Russia as promised by her husband Glenn, an American scientist selected by the U.S. Department of State to establish the International Science and Technology Center in Moscow. Without a job, friends, family , or knowledge of the native language to buffer the blows, Carole discovered the true meaning of culture shock. Russian Lessons is the story of how she--and the Russian themselves--got a life in an environment spinning out of control.