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Elena Gorokhova grew up in St. Petersburg, Russia, although for most of her life it was known to her as Leningrad. At the age of 24 she married an American and came to the United States with only a 20 kilogram suitcase to start a new life. Now, Elena is a writer and lives in New Jersey.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Gorokhova, Elena -- Childhood and youth.
Gorokhova, Elena -- Family.
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- Biography.
Girls -- Russia (Federation) -- Saint Petersburg -- Biography.
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- History -- 20th century.
Soviet Union -- History -- 1953-1985 -- Biography.