Original Language: Russian --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
What does the word “friend” mean to a person? A friend is someone who is always there for the other person, who will tell their friend the truth when they don’t see the truth, and... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Laure Shambaugh
Fathers and Sons, written by Ivan Turgenev, is a novel that shows the vast differences between the Romanticism of old and the blossoming age of science. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Susan Mayer
At a pivotal time in Russian history( serf emancipation) and European philosophical thought ( Marx, Nitzche), the generational differences are illuminated very clearly in this... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Phillip White
"A nihilist is a man who declines to bow down to authority, or to accept any principle on trust, no matter how sanctified it may be. Read morePublished 3 months ago by J. Rodeck
I read a lot of Russian novels, but I had never read this one by Turgenev. Very different from Dostoyevsky, Tolstoy, Chekov, etc. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Metaprof
“Fathers and Sons” by Ivan Turgenev, published in 1862, takes place in “Old Russia” with its horse-drawn vehicles and serf-society, but it is as current today as it was... Read morePublished 4 months ago by David Island