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Through Russia's Back Door

Through Russia's Back Door

By Richard E. Lauterbach

Harper, 1947, 239 pp.

What a correspondent of Life heard and saw en route from Shanghai to Moscow via boat to Vladivostok and thence by the Trans-Siberian Railway. Mr. Lauterbach's anecdotes and photographs convey the flavor of Russian thought and life as have few other recent books on that country.