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Club Red : Vacation Travel and the Soviet Dream.

Author/Creator:
Koenker, Diane P.
Publication:
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (323 pages)
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Tourism -- Social aspects -- Soviet Union -- History.
Vacations -- Social aspects -- Soviet Union -- History.
Socialism and culture -- Soviet Union -- History.
Culture and tourism -- Soviet Union -- History.
Soviet Union -- Social life and customs.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
A sweeping and insightful history of Soviet vacationing and tourism from the Revolution through perestroika.
Contents:
Club Red
Contents
Acknowledgments
List of Abbreviations
Introduction: Vacations, Tourism, and the Paradoxes of Soviet Culture
1. Mending the Human Motor
2. Proletarian Tourism: The Best Form of Rest
3. The Proletarian Tourist in the 1930s: Seeking the Good Life on the Road
4. Restoring Vacations after the War
5. From Treatment to Vacation: The Post-Stalin Consumer Regime
6. Post-proletarian Tourism: The New Soviet Person Takes to the Road
7. The Modernization of Soviet Tourism
Conclusion: Soviet Vacations and the Modern World
Bibliography
Index.
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Other format:
Print version: Koenker, Diane P. Club Red
ISBN:
9780801467738
9780801451539
OCLC:
842209624