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Makine, Andreï 1957-

Overview
Works: 145 works in 807 publications in 17 languages and 16,045 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PQ2673.A38416, 843.914
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Most widely held works about Andreï Makine
 
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Most widely held works by Andreï Makine
Dreams of my Russian summers by Andreï Makine( Book )
28 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Frenchwoman's account of Russia before and after the 1917 revolution. She is Charlotte who came as a nurse in World War I and married a Russian lawyer. The story is told by her grandson who listened to her tales, fascinated by her power of observation
Requiem for a lost empire by Andreï Makine( Book )
40 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ambitious complex epic that spans three generations of a family from Czarist times in Russia to the fall of Communism. A Graham Green-style thriller that opens up like a sinister Russian doll
The crime of Olga Arbyelina by Andreï Makine( Book )
39 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A son drugs his mother so he can have sex with her. The woman, an exiled Russian princess in 1940s France, plays along, pretending to be unconscious, because the boy is a hemophiliac and will die soon. By the author of Dreams of My Russian Summers
The life of an unknown man : a novel by Andreï Makine( Book )
29 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Shutov, a disenchanted writer, revisits St. Petersburg after twenty years of exile in Paris, hoping to recapture his youth. Instead, he meets Volsky, an old man who tells him his extraordinary story: of surviving the siege of Leningrad, the march on Berlin, and Stalin's purges, and of a transcendent love affair. Volsky's life is an inspiration to Shutov--because for all that he suffered, he knew great happiness. This depth of feeling stands in sharp contrast to the empty lives Shutov encounters in the new Russia, and to his own life, that of just another unknown man"--P. [4] of cover
The woman who waited : a novel by Andreï Makine( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the love of her life goes off to war and never returns, Vera pines away for her lost fella and refuses to consider anyone else for over thirty years. However, when a young researcher comes to her village and finds out about her and falls in love with her, can he convince Vera that his love is true?
Once upon the River Love by Andreï Makine( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three boys in Siberia ski many miles to see a film starring their idol, the French actor Jean-Paul Belmondo. A coming-of-age story by the author of Dreams of My Russian Summers
Le testament français : roman by Andreï Makine( Book )
76 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in French and English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the edge of the Siberian steppes, a young boy grows up listening to his French grandmother's stories of France just before the Great War - a nostalgic portrait of a vanished world, but a bewitching one during the Soviet regime. Torn between two cultures, he eventually leaves after the fall of the Berlin Wall for Paris
Music of a life : a novel by Andreï Makine( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His father is a dramatist, his mother an opera singer. But during Stalin's reign of terror in the 1930s, both parents are arrested. Alexei Berg flees, and begins his endless journey until he lands, two decades later, in a snowbound train station in the Urals, where he relates his harrowing saga to the novel's narrator
The earth and sky of Jacques Dorme : a novel by Andreï Makine( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
- Dreams of My Russian Summers, the first book in the trilogy, was a national bestseller, both in hardcover and paperback, with over 225,000 combined copies sold.- The second book in the trilogy, Requiem for a Lost Empire, had been called a "powerful and compelling novel: shocking, harrowing, beautiful, and in many ways profound" (Washington Times).- This trilogy will surely be hailed as a contemporary War and Peace in years to come
Confessions of a fallen standard-bearer by Andreï Makine( Book )
28 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young Pioneers march to the clarion call of socialism and the bright, beautiful future that is to come. This moving story tells of two families brought through war and all its carnage and horror. How the families try to piece together their shattered lives is touchingly and convincingly depicted by a master storyteller
A hero's daughter by Andreï Makine( Book )
36 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Awarded the Soviet Union's highest military honor for his services during World War II, Ivan Dimitrovich Davidov watches his career dissolve into corrupt governnment practices and learns of the victimization of his former interpreter daughter, Olia
Human love : a novel by Andreï Makine( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elias Almeida, a self-declared "professional revolutionary", dreams of an Africa where independence and political change will also transform people into "better human beings." His escape and survival bring him in contact with a range of teachers and mentors, nurturing in him a mixture of Christian ethics and Marxist ideology. His training takes him from Angola to Cuba, the Soviet Union and back to his home country, where, he believes, he will fight for the realization of his vision of the future. His intentions to do the right thing are undermined by adverse circumstances
La musique d'une vie : roman by Andreï Makine( Book )
43 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a snowbound railway station deep in the Soviet Union, a stranded passenger comes across an old man playing the piano in the dark, silent tears rolling down his cheeks. Once on the train to Moscow he begins to tell his story: a tale of loss, love and survival that movingly illustrates the strength of human resilience."--Back cover
Brief loves that live forever by Andreï Makine( Book )
19 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Did sex bring down the Iron Curtain? An orphan reflects on the unbreakable bond between love and freedom in the Soviet Union
La terre et le ciel de Jacques Dorme : roman by Andreï Makine( Book )
24 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een man zoekt naar de achtergronden van een Franse piloot die tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog missies voor de Sovjet-Unie uitvoerde en die voor hem als weesjongen een vaderfiguur was
La femme qui attendait : roman by Andreï Makine( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in French and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyse: Roman psychologique (intime)
Au temps du fleuve Amour : roman by Andreï Makine( Book )
37 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drie jongens beleven hun groei naar volwassenheid in de barre wereld van de Siberische taiga aan de vooravond van de Russische omwenteling
L'amour humain : roman by Andreï Makine( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A. Makine analyse la folie du XXe siècle en s'arrêtant sur le destin d'Elias Almeida, révolutionnaire angolais, qui poursuit l'idéal du bonheur humain au-delà des cendres et des ruines, jusqu'à l'enfer final de Mogadiscio. Guidée par Anna, une femme russe, il entrevoit alors à la lisière des camps la grandeur de ceux qui n'ont jamais renoncé à leur humanité
Dreams of my Russian summers by Andreï Makine( Recording )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces a sentimental journey that embraces many of the dramatic events in Russia during this century. It is the story of a boy growing up amid the harsh realities of Soviet life in the 1960s and '70s, and of his extraordinary love for an elegant Frenchwoman, Charlotte Lemonnier, his grandmother
Une femme aimée : roman by Andreï Makine( Book )
12 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Leningrad sous l'ère communiste, Oleg Erdmann rêve de devenir cinéaste, mais il vit dans un logement misérable et doit gagner sa vie en travaillant à l'abattoir. Il est fasciné par la personnalité hors norme de l'impératrice Catherine II et étudie tous les détails de sa vie. Il découvre ainsi qu'elle fut réellement aimée par un homme, une fois. -- [l'Éditeur]
 
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Alternative Names
Makin, Andrej
Makin, Andrej 1957-
Makin, Andrej Sergeevič.
Mākīn, Andrīh 1957-
Makine, Andreï
Makine, Andrei 1957-
Makins, Andrejs 1957-
Osmonde, Gabriel.
Макин, Андрей Сергеевич 1957-
Макин, Андрей Ярославович 1957-
מאקין, אנדרי 1957-
מאקין, אנדריי 1957-
מקין, אנדרי 1957-
マキーヌ, アンドレイ
Languages
French (297)
English (151)
German (21)
Spanish (12)
Dutch (12)
Polish (6)
Finnish (5)
Hebrew (5)
Slovenian (3)
Chinese (3)
Japanese (2)
Romanian (2)
Danish (2)
Czech (2)
Russian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Norwegian (1)
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