A Russian Rediscovers America by Adolf Shvedchikov,Michael Dediu

By Adolf Shvedchikov,Michael Dediu

approximately 2500 years after Pythagoras recommended that the Earth was once around, 2320 years after Aristotle, following the lessons of the Pythagoreans, had asserted an identical, and had declared that the good Asiatic Empire can be reached by means of crusing westwardly, 1940 after Seneca proven this view, and affirmed that India can be reached during this approach, and 501 years after the Italian, born in Genoa, Christopher Columbus stumbled on the United States, a Russian, the well-regarded poet Dr. Shvedchikov, rediscovers the US, within the related 12 months, 1993, whilst the Pentium microprocessor for desktops is produced, the area huge net is created, the sunshine emitting diodes have been invented, house travel Endeavour venture to fix an optical flaw within the Hubble area Telescope happens, and the U.S. and Russia signal the beginning II treaty calling for bilateral aid of strategic nuclear weapons.
This publication is predicated on Dr. Shvedchikov’s number of notes approximately his first trip within the US, and on their translation in Russian. It has to be pointed out that Barbara DeKovner-Mayer and Godfrey Harris had a key function in organizing and aiding this travel.
This eye-catching publication, with very encouraged and humoristic descriptions of his travels, will surely have, with his six poetry books, a visual position within the English and Russian literary house, and also will remind us of Seneca’s aphorism:
Si vis amari, ama (If you must be enjoyed, love).

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