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Book of the Week: White on Black

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1/5. Ruben Gallego was born in Moscow in 1968 with severe cerebral palsy. His grandfather, secretary-general of the Spanish Communist Party, banished him to a state orphanage, telling Ruben's mother that her son had died. But for Ruben, who'd been born without the use of hands and feet, fighting for survival was second nature. This, his memoir, won the Russian equivalent of the Booker Prize. It's abridged by Jane Marshall and read by Stephen Tompkinson. Producer Jane Marshall Repeated at 12.30am RT DIRECT: White on Black by Ruben Gallego is available for £10.00 including p&p. To order, send a cheque payable to RT Direct. Address: [address removed]. Call: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute), quoting RT, or visit www.rtdirect.sparkledirect.com

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Unknown: Ruben Gallego
Abridged By: Jane Marshall
Read By: Stephen Tompkinson.
Producer: Jane Marshall
Unknown: Ruben Gallego

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Book of the Week: White on Black

BBC Radio 4 FM, 20 March 2006 9.45






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