by Peter Carlson
Hardcover, 327 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $26.95 | purchase
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Recounts Khrushchev's 1959 trip across America against the backdrop of the Cold War and a capitalist America living under the shadow of the hydrogen bomb.
June 29, 2009 Nikita Khrushchev starred in his own travel comedy back in 1959. Peter Carlson's new book, K Blows Top, documents the Communist leader's unusual tour through the United States.
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