Ada Booth Slavic Collection
The Ada Booth Slavic Collection was established in 2011 as a result of the Library receiving a large benefaction from the will of the late Ada Phyllis Booth (1921-2008), physicist and lecturer at the University of Melbourne.
Reflecting research which has been undertaken at Monash University, the main subject areas covered by the collection are Russian, Ukrainian and other literatures, Slavic linguistics as well as Translation Studies topics in Slavic languages. Other strengths of the collection include histories of Russia and Eastern Europe, politics and art. There are also many reference texts such as dictionaries and encyclopedias. Monash University Library has the best collection of materials in Australia pertaining to Ukrainian Studies.
Monash University Library is progressively digitising selected items from this collection.
Please see here for further information about this collection.
English title from vendor's catalogue: '"Pravda" Term's of subscription ?
Includes nine panels of cartoons depicting the worker overcoming capitalist exploitation.
English title from vendor's catalogue : 'The worker has kicked out the…