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04-27-2007, 10:11 AM
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Originally Posted by jamiebez View Post
Damn, I didn't know Tod Hartje wrote a book about his time in Russia. How is that one?
I liked it a lot, enough that I bought my own copy of it and re-read it. It's a quick read and he points out a lot of contrasts between the cultures, both on the ice and off. There are also a couple of names in there you'll recognize, some of the players he befriended ended up playing in North America for a little while. It's an interesting perspective on late-post Soviet hockey that you won't find anywhere else.

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