The city, written from memory
Writer Elena Chizhova – the lady in the fourth generation; the author of eight novels, including "women's Time" (award "Russian Booker"), "Orestes and son", "the Terracotta woman", "Sinologist". Petersburg, "the most beautiful, mystical and mysterious city of Russia", one way or another (the site of action or one of the characters) is present in every book of the writer. "The city is written at the memory" – the novel is an investigation, where St. Petersburg is becoming a city of memory – personal, familial, historical. Elena Chizhova bit by bit restores the fascinating story of his family. The count's maid, the kiln master, a brilliant tailor, soldier, chief engineer, the owner of the manufactory and the girl-blood, which "grass's novels" Amateur friends in the attic, four generations, keeping the memory of the events of the twentieth century that befell Leningrad: Civil war, repression of the 1930-ies, blockade, evacuation, serious post-war period.
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