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A graphic description of life in a Stalin-era labor camp in Siberia. Simple but relentless. One of the best books of the 20th century that stunned the literary world when it was published in 1962. A picture of dehumanization.

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Like many of Dostoyevsky's stories, "White Nights" is told in first person by a nameless narrator; the narrator is living in Saint Petersburg and suffers from loneliness. He gets to know and falls in love with a young woman, but the love remains unrequite

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Babel was assigned as a journalist to Field Marshall Budenny's First Cavalry army, witnessing its unsuccessful Polish campaign to carry Communist revolution outside Russia. Babel kept a diary from which he drew material for Red Cavalry. Tales of Odessa de

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A comedy in verse, satirizing the society of post-Napoleonic Moscow, or, as a high official in the play styled it, "a pasquinade on Moscow."

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The history of war and peace, permeated with a variety of storylines, is a piercing, accurate, panoramic and thorough look of a wise artist on the eternal problems of life. War and Peace - the epic novel by Leo Tolstoy, in depth and scope of events still in the first place in all of world literature - is the pinnacle of the great thinker's work, like no...

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The twenty-six-year-old Prince Myshkin, following a stay of several years in a Swiss sanatorium, returns to Russia to collect an inheritance and ?be among people.? Even before he reaches home he meets the dark Rogozhin, a rich merchant?s son whose obsess

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In the book, Radishchev takes an imaginary journey between Russia's two principal cities; each stop along the way reveals particular problems for the traveller through the medium of story telling. The work, often described as a Russian Uncle Tom's Cabin, is a polemical study of the problems in the Russia of Catherine the Great: serfdom, the powers of the...

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A biting satire of Bolshevism, it was written in 1925 at the height of the NEP period, when communism appeared to be relaxing in the Soviet Union. It is generally interpreted as an allegory of the Communist revolution and "the revolution's misguided attempt to radically transform mankind." Its publication was initially prohibited in the Soviet Union, but...

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Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy, perhaps the most famous Russian writer in the world, an unsurpassed prose writer who discovered, in the words of V. Nabokov, "the method of depicting life, which most closely matches our understanding of it ... at the same pace as the passersby under our windows while we sit above the book. " The readers are invited to a...

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Yury Karlovich Olesha (1899-1960) - "a man is magically gifted, he did not become a writer, but became one at once ..." Envy "gasped in literary and journalistic circles" (Alla Bossart). The debut novel of a young Odessa resident who had moved to the capital was immediately proclaimed criticism of one of the highest achievements of Soviet literature. And...

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Alexander Pushkin (1799 -1837) - the great Russian poet, the creator of the new literature, has achieved the extraordinary ease of language, refinement and accuracy of expression of thought. His works, both poetry and prose, belong to the masterpieces of world literature, to which every generation returns again and again.

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It is 1918: the Russian Revolution has just ended, Ukraine is in the midst of civil war, and in Kiev, the two Turbin brothers are preparing to fight for the White Guard in the wake of their beloved mother?s death. Friends charge in from the streets amid a

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The Insulted and Humiliated. In this novel we see a young man madly in love with a girl from a moderately poor family. This girl falls in love with a very aristocratic prince - a man without principles, but charming in his childish egotism - extremely att

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Adultery, a bored wife who turns to a marriage into murder, another murder (this time of a child), childbirth in prison, sexual favors and a very nasty ending. There?s a little Shakespeare and a bit of Madame Bovary in this famous Russian novel.

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Considered Andrei Bely's masterpiece, Petersburg, is a pioneering modernist novel, ranked in importance alongside Ulysses, The Metamorphosis, and In Search of Lost Time, that captures Russia's capital during the short, turbulent period of the first social

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Dark Alleys are the stories about love written by the greatest Russian author Ivan Bunin.

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This book describes three days in 1949 in the special prison for scientists, where they allowed to work and invent.

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These two novels were written "before the catastrophe", before Dostoevsky was sentenced to death and reprieved.

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Ivan Krylov has been loved by Russian people for two hundred years for his Fables, works in which he gently satirizes the manifold weaknesses and failings of human beings, especially figures of authority, while at the same time praising and holding up for

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?War and Peace? by L. N. Tolstoy - a book for all times. It seems that it always existed, the text seems so familiar, as soon as we open the first pages of the novel, so many of its episodes are so memorable: hunting and Christmas time, Natasha Rostova?s first ball, moonlit night in Otradny, Prince Andrew in the battle of Austerlitz peaceful, family life...

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