Publisher Description

It seemed there was a place called Vitebsk, and one called Vilna, and Riga, and some others. From those places came photographs of uncles and cousins one had never seen, and letters, and sometimes the uncles themselves. These uncles were just like people in Polotzk; the people in Russia, one understood, were very different. In answer to one's questions, the visiting uncles said all sorts of silly things, to make everybody laugh; and so one never found out why Vitebsk and Vilna, since they were not Polotzk, were not as sad as Russia. Mother hardly cried at all when the uncles went away.

GENRE
Biographies & Memoirs
RELEASED
1949
January 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
465
Pages
PUBLISHER
Public Domain
SELLER
Public Domain
SIZE
1.4
MB

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