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REVIEW: Love of Russia drove journalist’s work

Moscow Calling cover

Volume 24, Issue 2

November, 2018

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Cass, P. (2018). REVIEW: Love of Russia drove journalist’s work. Pacific Journalism Review : Te Koakoa, 24(2), 265.
Author(s): Philip Cass
Publication date: 
November, 2018

Moscow Calling, by Angus Roxburgh. Edinburgh: Birlinn. 2017. ISBN 978-1-78027-492-8

SCOTTISH journalist Angus Roxburgh’s account of his life as a correspondent in the Russian capital struck a chord with me immediately, for his infatuation with Russia began with listening to shortwave broadcasts from Radio Moscow.