Raskolnikov, An Impoverished Student Living In The St Petersburg Of The Tsars, Is Determined To Overreach His Humanity And Assert His Untrammeled Individual Will When He Commits An Act Of Murder And Theft, He Sets Into Motion A Story That, For Its Excruciating Suspense, Its Atmospheric Vividness, And Its Depth Of Characterization And Vision Is Almost Unequaled In The Literatures Of The World The Best Known Of Dostoevsky S Masterpieces, Crime And Punishment Can Bear Any Amount Of Rereading Without Losing A Drop Of Its Power Over Our Imaginations.Dostoevsky S Drama Of Sin, Guilt, And Redemption Transforms The Sordid Story Of An Old Woman S Murder Into The Nineteenth Century S Profoundest And Most Compelling Philosophical Novel.Award Winning Translators Richard Pevear And Larissa Volokhonsky Render This Elusive And Wildly Innovative Novel With An Energy, Suppleness, And Range Of Voice That Do Full Justice To The Genius Of Its Creator.
, sometimes transliterated Dostoevsky, was a Russian novelist, journalist, and short story writer whose psychological penetration into the human psyche had a profound influence on the 20th century novel.Dostoyevsky was the second son of a former army doctor He was educated at home and at a private school Shortly after the death of his mother in 1837 he was sent to St Petersburg, where he entered the Army Engineering College Dostoyevsky s father died in 1839, most likely of apoplexy, but it was rud that he was murdered by his own serfs Dostoyevsky graduated as a military engineer, but resigned in 1844 to devote himself to writing His first novel,
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- Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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