The First Circle

The First Circle Set in Moscow during a three day period in December The First Circle is the story of the prisoner Gleb Nerzhin a brilliant mathematician At the age of thirty one Nerzhin has survived the war y

  • Title: The First Circle
  • Author: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn Thomas P. Whitney
  • ISBN: 9780810115903
  • Page: 304
  • Format: Paperback
  • Set in Moscow during a three day period in December 1949, The First Circle is the story of the prisoner Gleb Nerzhin, a brilliant mathematician At the age of thirty one, Nerzhin has survived the war years on the German front and the postwar years in a succession of Russian prisons and labor camps His story is interwoven with the stories of a dozen fellow prisoners eaSet in Moscow during a three day period in December 1949, The First Circle is the story of the prisoner Gleb Nerzhin, a brilliant mathematician At the age of thirty one, Nerzhin has survived the war years on the German front and the postwar years in a succession of Russian prisons and labor camps His story is interwoven with the stories of a dozen fellow prisoners each an unforgettable human being from the prison janitor to the tormented Marxist intellectual who designed the Dnieper dam of the reigning elite and their conflicted subordinates and of the women, wretched or privileged, bound to these men A landmark of Soviet literature, The First Circle is as powerful today as it was when it was first published, nearly thirty years ago.

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