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Untimely thoughts : essays on revolution, culture and the Bolsheviks, 1917-1918

Author: Maksim Gorky; Herman Ermolaev; Mark D Steinberg
Publisher: New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, 1995.
Series: Russian literature and thought.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"One of the most renowned Soviet writers of the twentieth century, Maxim Gorky was an early supporter of the Bolsheviks. He became disillusioned with the turn of events after the 1917 revolution, however, and wrote a series of critical articles for the magazine New Life that eventually caused the new Communist government to close down the publication." "Untimely Thoughts is a collection of these articles. It is at  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Maksim Gorky; Maksim Gorky
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maksim Gorky; Herman Ermolaev; Mark D Steinberg
ISBN: 0300060696 9780300060690
OCLC Number: 32496535
Notes: Essays originally printed in the Petrograd newspaper Novaya zhizn (New life) from May 1, 1917 through July 16, 1918.
This collection originally published in 1968 by Eriksson. Translated text ©1968 by Herman Ermolaev, new introduction and chronology ©1995 by Yale University.
Description: xli, 300 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Russian literature and thought.
Responsibility: Maxim Gorky ; with a new introduction and chronology by Mark D. Steinberg ; translated from the Russian and with notes by Herman Ermolaev.

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Once an early supporter of the Bolsheviks, the author became disillusioned after the 1917 revolution and wrote a series of critical articles, analyses on the Russian national character, a  Read more...

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