Kyra Author:Kyra Petrovskaya "Here is an intimate story of violent war, shameless sex, and tender love, told by Kyra, the woman who lived it. — Because of her beauty she invited danger. Because of her wiles she fled unharmed from the orgies of Vassily Stalin...escaped from a disastrous marriage to a famous athlete who was also one of the Republic's pampered darlings...fought... more » off Siberian wolves and armed Nazis as well as drunkenly amorous Russian generals.
Once you have known Kyra, you won't easily forget her. Her autobiography offers a fascinating expose of the Soviet Republic and a deeply moving story of a woman's soul reaching out for love amid violence and intrigue"« less