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Author Mole, John, 1945-

Title I was a potato oligarch : travels and travails in the new Russia / John Mole.

Imprint London ; Boston : Nicholas Brealey Pub., 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  338.040947 M732i 2008    ---  Available
Description 298 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents This is the big one -- Refugees in their own country -- The New Russia? -- Biznismyen -- I sell sea shells -- When you live in an asylum you join in the madness -- This is Russia, Mister John -- Caviar for the particular -- You will not find such a potato in the whole of Russia -- Mixed feelings about the tutu -- We swim in tide of history -- Spuds and bugs -- A sweet lie is better than a bitter truth -- Gather in the mushrooms -- If you don't grease you don't travel -- The Czar of Cheese -- Do the fish go to Florida? -- The goats are guarding the cabbage -- Am I coconut? -- Free jazz -- Goodness has no smell -- The Devil's balls -- How to avoid vampires -- Gorky Park -- We must pay now -- It turned out as it usually does -- I hope our little Russians will be happy here.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject New business enterprises -- Russia (Federation) -- Humor.
Entrepreneurship -- Russia (Federation) -- Humor.
Russia (Federation) -- Economic conditions -- Humor.
Russia (Federation) -- Social conditions -- Humor.
Mole, John, 1945- -- Travel -- Russia (Federation) -- Humor.
ISBN 1857885090

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