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Author Bely, Andrey, 1880-1934.

Title Petersburg : a novel in eight chapters [Hoopla electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States] : Indiana University Press, 2018.
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Series Penguin classics
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Summary 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 socialist revolution in 1905. Exploring themes of history, identity, and family, it sees the young Russian Nikolai Ableukhov chased through the misty Petersburg streets, tasked with planting a bomb intended to kill a government official-his own father. Bely draws on news, fashion, psychology, and ordinary people to create a distinctive and timeless literary triumph.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Terrorists -- Russia -- Fiction.
Government, Resistance to -- History -- 20th century.
Fathers and sons -- Russia -- Fiction.
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Russia -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Russia -- Social conditions -- 1801-1917 -- Fiction.
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ISBN 9780253035530 (electronic bk.)
0253035538 (electronic bk.)
Music No. MWT12083356
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