A moving and ambitious novel, this story concernsan exiled Soviet musician who finds himself back in his homeland and drawn to his hometownand the secret of his father s disappearance during World War II. Gifted young violinist Oleg Nemets' rural life is overturned in the storm of the Second World War and the repressive regime that succeeds it. Blown far away from his home and a father who never returned from the front, Oleg lands in San Francisco as a violinist in the symphony orchestra. But years later, when the orchestra ...

Passport to Yesterday 2004, Peter Owen Publishers, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780720612189