This novel is believed to be partially based on Tolstoy's own experiences. It is the story of a Russian soldier, Dmitri, and his time spent in the Caucasus. He befriends an old Cossack and meets a Cossack girl, Maryanka, and falls in love. As the story progresses, he learns more about himself and comes to realize how wrong and immoral his former life in Russian High Society was.
Bram Stocker (1847 - 1912) - irlandskij romanist i avtor korotkih rasskazov. Ego samyj izvestnyj goticheskij roman - "Drakula", vpervye opublikovannyj v 1897 godu. Londonskij jurist Dzhonatan Harker otpravljaetsja v zamok Drakuly, chtoby oformit' dokumenty na sobstvennost' v Londone, no popadaet v lovushku, i emu nachinaet kazat'sja, chto on shodit s uma, nastol'ko uzhasno vsjo proishodjashhee.
'RRussian history as told through the lives of its most important figures. This is a classic work by prominent Russian historian Nikolai Kostomarov, one of the founders of Russian historical thought.
The classic work by prominent Russian historian Nikolai Kostomarov, one of the founders of Russian historical thought.
The famous historical study of the outstanding Russian historian, one of the founders of Russian historical thought Kostomarov Nikolai Ivanovich (1817-1885), tells about Stepan Razin, Cossack leader who led a major uprising against the nobility and Tsar's bureaucracy in South Russia.