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Alexei Fatyanov

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ALEXEY FATYANOV (1919-1959) was a leading poet and songwriter. During the Great Patriotic War, he entertained troops in the rear and at the front. Wounded when his group was surrounded for three days by the Germans, he escaped and went on to write some of the most beloved of Soviet post-war film lyrics.

When Spring Will Come

Chtenia: Spring 2008

Author: Alexei Fatyanov
Translator: Lydia Razran Stone
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