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By Elizabeth Heighway

Spanning fifty years, yet with a specific emphasis on post-independence fiction, this assortment contains a various variety of types and voices, providing a window onto a colourful literary scene that has been principally inaccessible to the English-language reader beforehand. With tales addressing topics as assorted as blood feuds, betrayal, intercourse, medicines, and Sergio Leone, it grants to problem any latest preconceptions the reader may possibly carry, and make to be had a wealthy and sundry literary culture unjustly overshadowed through the opposite ex-Soviet republics, until eventually now.

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