Film, Video Odessa: Genius & Death in a City of Dreams

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Title
Odessa: Genius & Death in a City of Dreams
Summary
Odessa was the Russian Empire's gateway to the Middle East when Catherine the Great created this port city on the Black Sea as a model of enlightenment. Georgetown University professor Charles King recreates this world in his historical account.
Event Date
September 28, 2011
Notes
-  Charles King is a professor of international affairs at Georgetown University and the author of four books on Eastern Europe, including "The Black Sea: A History."
Related Resources
Center for the Book: http://www.read.gov/cfb/
Running Time
59 minutes, 43 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
online text

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