An Obsession with History: Russian Writers Confront the Past

An Obsession with History: Russian Writers Confront the Past

by Andrew Wachtel
     
 

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The author shows that, contrary to European practice, Russian writers of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries--including Karamzin, Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, and Solzhenitsyn--felt it incumbent upon them to produce works on historical themes. See more details below

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The author shows that, contrary to European practice, Russian writers of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries--including Karamzin, Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, and Solzhenitsyn--felt it incumbent upon them to produce works on historical themes.

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ISBN-13:
9780804725941
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Publication date:
01/01/1995
Edition description:
1
Pages:
276
Product dimensions:
5.54(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.67(d)

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