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The House of the Dead - Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The House of the Dead

The House of the Dead

3.9 10 5 Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky Narrator: Nicholas Boulton
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Completed six years after Dostoyevsky’s own term as a convict, The House of the Dead is a semi-autobiographical account of life in a Siberian prison camp, and the physical and mental effects it has on those who are sentenced to inhabit it.

Alexandr Petrovitch Goryanchikov, a gentleman of the noble class, has been condemned to ten years of hard labour for murdering his wife. He is little prepared for the cruel conditions and punishing temperatures, and struggles to integrate with the other prisoners, who claw for their sanity.

Fettered, hungry and isolated, Alexandr Petrovitch must find faith and hope if he is to make his way out alive, and resurrect himself from the ‘dead house’.
Language: English Category: Classics Original title: Записки из Мёртвого дома Translator: Constance Garnett

More information about the audiobook:

Publisher: Naxos Audiobooks
Published: 2020-06-12
Length: 12H 6Min
ISBN: 9781781982600
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