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Metro 2033
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Dmitry Glukhovsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-18 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The basis of three bestselling computer games Metro 2033 and Metro Last Light, and Metro: Exodus. The year is 2033. The world has been reduced to rubble. Humanity is nearly extinct. The half-destroyed cities have become uninhabitable through radiation. Beyond their boundaries, they say, lie endless burned-out deserts and the
Metro: Last Light - Strategy Guide
Language: en
Categories: Games
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-07 - Publisher: Gamer Guides

Step into the shoes of Artyom and enter the overpopulated metro subway system of the post-apocalyptic Russia. Fight your way through the hordes of deadly mutants, brave the surface radiation using naught but a gas mask and meet and defeat the various hostile factions of Moscow's once famous public underground
Duelling, the Russian Cultural Imagination, and Masculinity in Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Amanda DiGioia
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-13 - Publisher: Routledge

This book, written from a feminist perspective, uses the focus of duelling to discuss the nature of masculinity in Russia. It traces the development of duelling and masculinity historically from the time of Peter the Great onwards, considers how duelling and masculinity have been represented in both literature and film
New Media in New Europe-Asia
Language: en
Authors: Jeremy Morris, Natalya Rulyova, Vlad Strukov
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-14 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume offers an in-depth investigation of the role of new media in the political, social and cultural life in the region of Europe-Asia. By focusing on new media, which is understood primarily as internet-enabled networked social practice, the book puts forward a political and cultural redefinition of the region
The New Urban Gothic
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: Holly-Gale Millette, Ruth Heholt
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-17 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This collection explores global dystopic, grotesque and retold narratives of degeneration, ecological and economic ruin, dystopia, and inequality in contemporary fictions set in the urban space. Divided into three sections—Identities and Histories, Ruin and Residue, and Global Gothic—The New Urban Gothic explores our anxieties and preoccupation with social inequalities, precarity