Cursed Days: Diary of a Revolution

Cursed Days: Diary of a Revolution

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The Nobel Prize-winning author's great anti-Bolshevik diary of the Russian Revolution, translated into English for the first time, with an Introduction and Notes by Thomas Gaiton Marullo. A harrowing description of the forerunners of the concentration camps and the Gulag.

Title:Cursed Days: Diary of a Revolution
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781566635165
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  • Vit Babenco

    “Blessed are those who will visit this world in its fatal moments!” Tyutchev – CiceroThe country is flooded with twilight… Anarchy and chaos are reigning over the nation…No one believes the ...

  • Oleksii

    Я впервые читал Бунина, но с детства увлекался историей, и знали бы вы как перевернулось мое осознание всего п...

  • Mark Sorokin

    5 балов. Читал на русском.Удивительные дневники человека, переживающего падение цивилизованного мира....

  • Matt Brant

    "A revolution is not a tea party," said Mao Tse-tung. "It is an act of violence by which one class overthrows another." Nobel-prize winning author Ivan Bunin, born in genteel circumstances, could not ...

  • Mik Chernomordikov

    Must-read к 100-летию революцииСамое удивительное, что в сегодняшних реалиях это вполне читается как блог в реальн...

  • Richard

    Anyone who says this is depressing hasnt read Shalomov. Its witty, erudite, learned, depressing, angry, sexy, sad, dreamy, detailed, cogent, arrogant, ignorant and scared. What do you expect? This boo...

  • Ebrahim Romaihi

    One of the most authentic and accurate first hand accounts of the cruelty of the Russian Revolution. It is so vivid it sends chills down the spine. It reveals how a human heart can be the most cruel i...

  • Olga_evstifeeva

    Столько боли, столько безысходности, и в то же время столько силы и хлесткости в этом слоге. Дневник, который Б...

  • Jacobsson

    Как потрясающе быстро все сдались, пали духом!Резкие, отрывистые мысли, переживания и описания жизни России п...

  • Jim

    Ivan Bunin was the first Russian to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature (1933). I have long admired his short fiction, so it was interesting to read his diary of life during the civil war that foll...