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Foreword, by Sina Najafi vii Introduction, by Erika Wolf ix Ilf and Petrov's American Road Trip 1 The Road 2 The Small Town 15 Americans 25 At the Birthplace of Mark Twain 41 The Desert 51 Indians 63 California 77 Hollywood 91 Advertising 103 Negroes 117 New York 129 A Note Concerning the Photographs, by Erika Wolf 147 Ilya Ilf's American Photographs, by Aleksandr Rodchenko 151 Ilf and Petrov's Discovery of America, by Aleksandra Ilf 153 Endnotes 157
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
United States -- Description and travel.
Ilf, Ilèeiáia, 1897-1937 -- Travel -- United States.
Petrov, Evgeniµi, 1903-1942 -- Travel -- United States.
Automobile travel -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945.