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characters The Dead Lake ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Hamid Ismailov  7 Read A haunting Russian tale about the environmental legacy of the Cold War Yerzhan grows up in a remote part of Kazakhstan where the Soviets tests atomic weapons As a young boy he falls in love with the neighbour's daughter and one evening to impress her he dives into a for. Hamid Ismailov s The Dead Lake is the first in Peirene s Coming of Age Towards Identity series It was first published in Russia in 2011 and as with all of the Peirene titles this is its first translation into English Andrew Bromfield has done a marvellous job in this respect and it goes without saying that the book itself is beautifulThe author s own life is worth mentioning in this review Hamid Ismailov was born in Kyrgyzstan and moved to Uzbekistan when he was a young man In 1994 he was forced to move to the United Kingdom due to his unacceptable democratic tendencies Whilst his work has been translated into many European languages Spanish French and German among them it is still banned in Uzbekistan to this day The Dead Lake says its blurb is a haunting tale about the environmental legacy of the Cold War The novella has received high praise indeed the Literary Review says that the author has the capacity of Salman Ru

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characters The Dead Lake ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Hamid Ismailov  7 Read Not growing up into a man We also wander in a beautiful fierce landscape unlike any other we find in Western Literature And by the end of Yerzhan's tale we are awe struck by our human resilience in the face of catastrophic man made follies' Meike Ziervogel Peirene Press. An astonishing tale tinged with sadnessrecounted by Yerzhan to a stranger on a train journey that is in part imagined by the listenerYerzhan grows up at a railway siding where two families live their lives intertwined than appears on the surface Every so often the ground shakes another sun rises and everything is still Then there is the Zone that area where it is so silent his ears ringYerzhan learns the violin and is bright but the real light in his life is Aisula a light that gradually fades upon his reaching the age of 12 when he walks into the forbidden Dead Lake to impress her and from that day stops growing destined to watch her pass himAnd the thing that loomed over him like a visceral fear could happen in the middle of the sweltering summer when sheep suddenly started bleating as if they were under the knife and went dashing in all directions cows dug their horns into the ground and the donkey suealed and rolled around in the dustAnd a sl


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    characters The Dead Lake ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB A story told during a train journey thorough the vast steppes of Kazakhstan by a violinist who relates his life in a small village near a nuclear test site simply referred to as The Zone that had dramatic conseuences in his life Hamid Ismailov mentions that for forty years during the cold war in that populated region the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site conducted nuclear explosions both atmospheric and undergr

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    Download ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Â Hamid Ismailov characters The Dead Lake ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Whilst on a train journey across Kazakhstan the narrator meets Yerzhan a twenty seven year old itinerant peddler and virtuoso violinist who strangely has the looks and build of a boy of twelve years After overcoming his initial diffidence Yerzhan starts to recount the tale of his childhood He recalls growing up i

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    characters The Dead Lake ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Hamid Ismailov  7 Read Free read The Dead Lake This is an astonishing novella which at 122 pages is full of lyricism and poetry traditional tales music and the modern day horror of nuclear testing An intro tells the reader that from 1949 to 1989 468 nuclear explosions were tested in a test site in the Kazakh steppes This story tells of Yerzhan a 27 year old man who looks like a 12 year old boy whom the narrator meets on a train selling yoghurt and playing his violin He then

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    Hamid Ismailov  7 Read characters The Dead Lake ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB In a Zweig like framing device the story is told in the course of a train journey through Kazakhstan The story involves a boy growing up in an isolated location close to a Soviet nuclear testing site and the effect this has on him and his family as they nevertheless continue with their lives schooling friendship musical talent fa

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  • Paperback
  • 128
  • The Dead Lake
  • Hamid Ismailov
  • English
  • 25 June 2019
  • 9781908670144