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The 21st-century Russian writer and journalist broke into fiction with a post-nuclear dystopia set in the Moscow subway.


World acclaimed for his short fiction and plays, he kept up his practice as a medical doctor while writing masterpieces.


Russia’s master of realistic fiction wrote two great novels of the 19th century, Anna Karenina and War and Peace.


His literary works explore human psychology in troubled times—making this 19th-century writer timely today.


This celebrated writer and playwright captures Russia as it was in the first half of the 20th century.

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