Vladimir Vysotsky. The Hill.

Commentary to “A Song about the New Time”.

When writing this commentary and a number of other ones, there were used commentaries from the collected works in four volumes “Vladimir Vysotsky”, published in Saint Petersburg in 1993, commentaries from the collected works in eleven volumes “Vladimir Vysotsky”, published in Saint Petersburg in 2012, and com­men­tar­ies from the site “Vladimir Vysotsky in Different Tongues”.

The song was written in 1966, its fragments were used in the films “War Under the Roofs” and “Brief Encounters” (1967).

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