The Old Man - Trifonov, Yuri, and Trifonov, Iurii Valentinovich, and Edwards, Jacqueline (Translated by)

"The Old Man" veers between a contemporary effort to buy a dacha and the memories of an incident in the Civil War. A questionable action in the past haunts the present and throws into relief the materialism that has come to replace revolutionary idealism; suggesting this idealism may have been tainted in the first place. While the setting and ...

The Old Man 1999, Northwestern University Press

ISBN-13: 9780810115712