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With Light Steam : A Personal Journey through the Russian Baths.

Author/Creator:
MacWilliams, Bryon.
Publication:
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (213 pages)
Series:
NIU Series in Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies
NIU Series in Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies
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Subjects:
Bathing customs -- Russia (Federation).
Bathhouses -- Russia (Federation).
Baths, Russian.
Russia (Federation) -- Social life and customs.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
General readers and scholars alike will be enchanted with this unforgettable portrait of a people and a millennia-spanning tradition.
Contents:
Cover
WITH LIGHT STEAM
Title
Copyright
Dedication
Contents
Author's Note
Prologue
The Banya Is Everything
The Banya Is an Entire Philosophy
The Banya Is Communion
The Banya Is Holy
The Banya Is Life
Epilogue
Appendix 1: Three Vignettes
Appendix 2: Banya Sayings
Bibliography
Acknowledgments.
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Other format:
Print version: MacWilliams, Bryon With Light Steam
ISBN:
9781609091651
9780875807089
OCLC:
890750142