Moscow by Yury Balanenko and Alexander Berezin. Hardcover book published by Planeta
Publishers Moscow 1975, 207 pages with colour and black and white
photographs. All text is in English.
Yury Gagarin, the world’s first
cosmonaut, and Sergei Korolev, the outstanding Soviet designer, were
close friends. These photographs were taken at Yury Gagarin’s home
in March 1968, at the last interview given by the pioneer hero of
Soviet Siberia by E. Klenov and G.
Paderin. Hardcover book with pictorial boards (no dust jacket)
published by Progress Publishers Moscow 1970, unpaginated with colour
and black and white photographs.
A great deal impresses the visitors,
but perhaps nothing so much as the magnificent group of scientific
institutes founded by the Siberian Branch of the U.S.S.R. Academy of
Sciences near Novosibirsk. In 1957 it was decided to build…
… Akademgorodok (Academy Township).
In a very short time modern laboratories and attractive housing
estates with all modern conveniences had sprung up in a picturesque
birch wood. Siberian scientists are working on a vast variety of
problems from genetics to archaeology, from permafrost…