This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
D-503, a mathematician in the one thousandth year of the One State, threatens the national security when he falls in love
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Yevgeny Zamyatin was born in Russia in 1884. Arrested during the abortive 1905 revolution, he was exiled twice from St. Petersburg, then given amnesty in 1913. We, composed in 1920 and 1921, elicited attacks from party-line critics and writers. In 1929, the Russian Association of Proletarian Writers launched an all-out attack against him. Denied the right to publish his work, he requested permission to leave Russia, which Stalin granted in 1931. Zamyatin went to Paris, where he died in 1937.
Mirra Ginsburg is a distinguished translator of Russian and Yiddish works by such well-known authors as Mikhail Bulgakov, Isaac Babel, Isaac Bashevis Singer, and Fyodor Dostoevsky. Editor and translator of three anthologies of Soviet science fiction, she has also edited and translated A Soviet Heretic: Essays by Yevgeny Zamyatin, and History of Soviet Literature by Vera Alexandrova.Language Notes:
Text: English, Russian (translation)
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Viking Press, 1972. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110670753181