March 12, 202110 min read, 1979 words
Published: March 12, 2021 | 10 min read, 1979 words
SubscribeI collect Soviet newspapers. Years ago, I used to travel to Moscow’s Izmailovsky flea market every few weeks, hooking up with a dealer who crisscrossed the country digging up front pages from the Cold War era. I have Izvestia’s celebration of Gagarin’s flight, a Pravda a...