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Compilation, redaction, foreword and commentaries by Akbar Muhammad.
English translation by Stanley Altshuller, Vadim Astrakhan, Tatiana Avash, Vadim Baranovsky, Thomas Beavitt, Yevgeny Bonver, de Cate and Navrozov, Vyacheslav Chetin, Vyacheslav Chistyakov, Eugeny Derbarmdiker, Julie Deshtor, Jack Doughty, Arthur Durando and Irina Popova, Serge Elnitsky, Bill Everett, Eugenia Fuchs, Boris Gendelev, Svetlana Gulin, Vladimir Gurvich, Bruce and Kathryn Hamilton, Andrey Kneller, Eugeny Koshelev, Edward Leitman, Olga Mona, Akbar Muhammad, Stas and Margaret Porokhnya, Oleg Roderik, Sergey Roy, Pavlo Shostak, Dmitry Sivan, Eugeny Sarkisyants, Alex Sokolov, Yevgeny Sokolovsky, George Tokarev, Alex Tolkachev, Mika Tubinshlak, Natalia Tverskova, Alec Vagapov, Tamara Vardomskaya, Daria Verzhbovsky, Eugenia Weinstein, Ilya Yakubovich, Dmitry Yefremov, Anna Zaigraeva and anonymous authors.
Russian translation by Tatiana Chernyshova, Roman Dubrovkin, Vyacheslav Ivanov, Maria Karp, El’ga Linetskaya, Nonna Slepakova, Sergey Stepanov and Eugeny Vitkovsky.
In Valery Belozerov’s poem “The Ship”, Alexander Galich’s song “Slowly clouds float cross the sky...”, Igor Girkin’s poems “What know you about war, comrade?..”, “At present I’ve been through with battles...”, “Bound Rossia appealed to her sons...” and “The Destinies of Officer”, Alexander Gorodnitsky’s songs “A Song of Submariners” and “Atlantes”, Sergey Grebennikov’s song “The Tired Submarine”, Rudyard Kipling’s poems “A Canadian Memorial”, “The Fabulists”, “The Bridegroom”, “Road-Song of the Bandar-Log”, “The Love Song of Har Dyal” and “The Appeal”, Raisa Kudasheva’s song “A fir-tree, green and little...”, Bulat Okudzhava’s song “A Pirate Lyrical Song”, Alexander Pushkin’s poems “On the Death of Pompeii” and “The Poet and the Fools”, Stanislav Slutsker’s songs “The Russian Columbuses”, “Albatrosses”, “Kursk” and “The Steel Fellows”, Eduard Uspensky’s song “The Blue Railcar”, Yury Vizbor’s song “Fann Mountains”, Alexander Zharov’s song “A Good-Looking Girl”, and the sailor songs “Now we don’t hear the sound of the sea...”, “The Beginners”, “The Old-Timers Go Home” and “The Submarine”.the commentaries, there are used poems and songs by Valery Belozerov, Alexander Galich, Igor Girkin, Alexander Gorodnitsky, Sergey Grebennikov, Rudyard Kipling, Raisa Kudasheva, Bulat Okudzhava, Alexander Pushkin, Stanislav Slutsker, Eduard Uspensky, Yury Vizbor, Alexander Zharov and anonymous authors, and excerpts from John Donne and Porphyry Ivanov’s works.
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