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Ein Tag länger als ein Leben.

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Seit einigen Jahren trug sich Tschingis Aitmatow mit dem Plan, diesen Roman, eines seiner Hauptwerke, zu erweitern. Über ein Viertel ist hinzugekommen, unter anderem die Legende 'Die weisse Wolke des Tschinggis Chan'. Sie steht neben der kasachischen Legende von den Mankurts, den willenlos gemachten Sklaven, und handelt von der schrecklichen Anziehungskraft der Idee einer ...more
Paperback, 512 pages
Published April 1st 2003 by Unionsverlag (first published January 1st 1980)
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ماجد دحام
في رواية ويطول اليوم اكثر من قرن تتجلى بوضوح رؤية الكاتب للواقعية الاشتراكيه ففي تلك الروايه يخوض بطل القصه ( يديغي البوراني )حياة شاقه ومعقده من أجل ترسيخ مبدأ العمل الاشتراكي في أذهان الشغيله وحثهم على الانتاج والعطاء في أشق الظروف واصعبها تدور أحداث الرواية خلال مراسم تشييع ودفن أحد بطلي الرواية وهو قازانغاب الذي شارك يديغي البوراني مهنة ناظر محطة أم العواصف في قلب الصحراء الكزخية وهي باعتقادي جزء من سكة حديد الأورال التي تربط شرق آسيا بأوروبا
وخلال مراسم التشييع التي تبدأ من المحطة وحتى مكان
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Karl Schmiedeskamp
Jun 19, 2010 Karl Schmiedeskamp rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Karl by: Turkoman Hospital Administrator
This is easily in the top ten of best books I have ever read. Aitmatov is an over looked genius. While the translation I read is less than the best, there are passages so lyrical they could easily pass for poetry.

I attempted to give a review of the book to my Toastmasters Club and discovered that it is simply too complex and filled with layers of meaning to cover in a 7 minute speech. I cannot do it justice here. I will just note that anyone interested in any of the following will like this book
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peiman-mir5 rezakhani
دوستانِ گرانقدر، نوشتن و نقد در موردِ این داستان چه درست و چه اشتباه بارها صورت گرفته، لذا من از توضیح در موردِ داستانِ زندگیِ «ادیگی» و «کازانگاپ» و زنِ « ابوطالب» و غیره، گذر میکنم و تنها به جملاتی از این کتاب اشاره میکنم، که فکر میکنم بیانش برایِ شما خردگرایان میتونه مفید و جالب باشه

امان از دستِ فرزند، کاشکی تا آخرِ عمرشون بچه میموندند، کاش هیچ وقت بزرگ نمیشدند
این اولین جملۀ نوشته شده از « آیتماتف» بود که توجهم رو جلب کرد تا بفهمم دل پریی داشته و کلی حرف واسه گفتن که در لا به لایِ داستان میخو
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Eldonfoil TH*E Whatever Champion
A fervent tale that reveals just how real, how surreal, how drastic, the gap is between modern and traditional lifestyles. The prose, the imagery, and the outcome of this story transport me to a discarded, burnt out, rusting hull of a train, plane, or submarine at the banks of a receding sea, invisible radiation raining down, the last pick of cotton long gone from an abused land. How far is it then to find beauty in a simple hut or the explosion of fresh yogurt on your tongue?

Peri Kitapları
Jun 07, 2015 Peri Kitapları rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
"Duygu bir şarkıdan başka bir şey değilse, şarkı söylemek niçin ayıp olsun?
Aşk varsa hele aşık olmak Allah vergisi ise , niçin ayıp olsun?
Dünyadaki en büyük sevinç, sevmek sevilmek sevinci değil mi? "




Öyle güzel bir kitap bitirdim ki, bu kitap üzerine ne söylesem eksik kalır. Yazar sadece bir güne, bir asırlık hikaye sığdırmış...
Zaten bence bu kitapla ilk kez tanışacaklar , kitap hakkında ayrıntılı bir yazı okumadan , kitabı okumalılar... Neden mi?

Çünkü Dönenbay Efsanesi 'ndeki Nayman Ana ve Mank
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Serkan
Kütüphanemin tozlu raflarında bulduğum bir kitapdı. Öğrendiğim kadarıyla eşime üniversitedeyken bir edebiyat hocası aldırmış ve dönem boyunca sizden tek istediğim bu kitabı okumanız demiş. "Failatun failun"'ları, yazarların doğum tarihlerini, ya da dil grupları arasındaki ilişkilerin haritasını ezberleten edebiyat hocamı düşündüğümde eşimin ne kadar şanslı olduğunu şimdi anlıyorum.

Chingiz Aitmatov gibi Kırgız bir edebiyat ustasından haberimiz olmadan yetiştirildiğimizi düşündükçe eğitim sistemi
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Naeem
Aug 02, 2007 Naeem rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
In the semester of 9/11, I was teaching International Conflict. It was one of the best set of students I ever had. One of them, Kydr from Kyrgyzstan -- whom I met again one day inside the Blue Masjid in Istanbul -- gave me this book to read. He said it was one of the best books by a world class writer. I had my doubts.

But then I read it. And wow! In part its a homage to to Gabriel Garcia Marquez. But mostly it is about the encounter between the traditional cultures conquered first by Russia and
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Conny
Apr 07, 2008 Conny rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Still one of my favorite books. The English title is "The Day lasts longer than a Hundred Years" (I think). Written during the Breshnev-years, during the Cold War, the novel interweaves several stories and discusses various problems of the day.
Beings from another galaxy contact astronauts at the space station because they need help. But since the world was split into two political systems, fighting over world power, the astronauts were prohibited to help them.
The death of a villager in Kyrgyzs
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وليد الشايجي
رواية اسم على مسمى( ويطول اليوم اكثر من قرن).. وكأنها لا تنتهى ابدا. قصص ثم قصص ثم قصص واحداث تطفو على الذاكره وتتجسد على ارض الواقع اثناء رحله تستغرق يوم لمدافن اسطوريه قديمه لشعب القرقيز.. جنكيز ايتماتوف الروائي المسلم الذي تسيد الادب الروسي اثناء الدوله السوفيتيه.. والترجمة ايضا جديرة بالإشادة
Levent Pekcan
Jan 24, 2017 Levent Pekcan rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Nice zamandır okumayı istediğim bir romandı, sonunda okudum ve oldukça beğendim. Türkçeye çevirisi özellikle başarılı. Bu yıl bir kaç Aytmatov eseri daha okuyacağım.
Emma Deplores Goodreads Censorship
This is exactly the sort of book I was hoping to find when I started my world fiction challenge: a truly excellent and accessible novel that deserves to be much more widely read. Fiction in translation covers a wide spectrum, sometimes feeling very foreign and bizarre, but there’s something wonderful and life-affirming about finding a book like this, that’s perfectly relatable and understandable despite (for most English-speaking readers) an enormous cultural gap.

The book is about an old man nam
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lukk
Apr 19, 2015 lukk rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: read-in-russian
Поезда в этих краях шли с востока на запад и с запада на восток...

От этой книги болит душа.
В ней столько слоев, столько мыслей, украшенных легким слогом; в ней раскинулась степь, где у каждой травинки есть свое место и где живут и умирают люди, честные перед собой и другими. И сердце мое заходилось – я если не ревела в три ручья над несправедливостью жизни, то почти задыхалась от ненависти, черной и маслянистой, заполнявшей легкие. Ненависти к той дряни, которую даже назвать человеком тошно. Нес
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Pinar Celebi
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Her zaman olduğu gibi kendi yorumumu yazmaya başlamadan önce bu kitap hakkında yazılan yorumları okudum ve gördüm ki pek çok okuyucu başlarda çok sıkılmış. Oysa ben ilk sayfadan Yedigey'in yanındaydım sanki. O uzun bir günü birlikte geçirdik. Hatta ben bir ara öyle kaptırmışım ki kendimi Yedigey'in devesinin kokusunu bile aldım bir noktada. Zaten bir kitabın bende bıraktığı etki bahsi geçen herhangi bir şeyin kokusunu almama neden oluyorsa dört dörtlük kitap olu
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Ruslan Georgiev
Dec 05, 2012 Ruslan Georgiev rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is the third novel I've read by the Kyrgyz writer and again he manages to make me fall in love in his characters and narrative. There is something special and unique in Aitmatov's writing that I seldom see in other authors. I especially admire is his skill to describe nature and use is to crate emotional atmosphere and evoke feelings. He has the ability to write beyond time and space by using grounds common for all human beings. He makes us realize that we are not so much different than the ...more
Eric
Mar 12, 2011 Eric rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This novel was reommended to me by an Israeli friend which is a little odd as it was written by Soviet Kirghiz (the Turkic people of the Soviet Union who are principally Muslim) about a Kazakhstan Muslim. While religion does not play a major role in the novel, it seems to be always in the background. The novel is about a lot of different forms of prejudice - against prisoners of war (an interesting historical event from WWII), against creative artists (mainly writers), against higher intelligenc ...more
Lidija
Oct 28, 2014 Lidija rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: favorites
If I could give it 7000 stars, I would. One of the best books I've ever read!
Anna Prejanò
Dec 28, 2012 Anna Prejanò rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
"Il fantastico amplia alcuni aspetti del reale e osservando le regole del gioco le mostra nella loro generalizzazione filosofica, cercando di svelare al limite massimo il potenziale di sviluppo degli aspetti in questione. Il fantastico è la metafora della vita che permette di guardare ad essa da un nuovo inaspettato angolo di visuale." Realismo storico e psicologico, fantastico e fantascienza si fondono in modo unico in questo libro dai toni languidi di antica ballata della steppa. L'eroe si met ...more
Ece
Nov 16, 2015 Ece rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Okurken, kendimi bir Reha Erdem ya da Nuri Bilge Ceylan filmi izler gibi hissettim. İnsana dair ne varsa, çıplaklığıyla, abartısız, süslemeden vermiş Aytmatov. Kitabın bir kısmının, Kuttubayev'in neden öldürüldüğüyle ilgili kısmının yasaklandığını ve bunun için "Cengiz Han'a Küsen Bulut" adlı kitabı okumak gerektiğini kitabın sonunda yazılan nottan öğrendim. Bu durum bile kitabın gerçekliğini gösteriyor zaten. Yer yer Yılmaz Güney'in, insanın çaresizliğini anlattığı filmlerini çağırıştıran sahne ...more
Ahmad Sharabiani
The Day Lasts More Than a Hundred Years=Une Journe'e plus longue qu'un sie'cle, Chingiz Aitmatov
عنوان: روزی به درازای یک قرن؛ نویسنده: چنگیز آیتماتوف؛ مترجم: محمد مجلسی؛ تهران، نشر روز، 1364؛ در 452 ص؛
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Sivan
Aug 11, 2009 Sivan rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Absolutely loved this book. It is very hard to come by in English, though. If you get your hands on a copy you should read it. One of the few books that blew my mind.
Harry Rutherford
This novels tells the story of Yedigei, a worker at a remote railway junction in the middle of the Kazakh steppes. There’s a refrain which is repeated at intervals throughout the book:

Trains in these parts went from East to West, and from West to East . . .
On either side of the railway lines lay the great wide spaces of the desert — Sary-Ozeki, the Middle lands of the yellow steppes.
In these parts any distance was measured in relation to the railway, as if from the Greenwich meridian . . .
And t
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Nati
Jan 18, 2016 Nati rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A few years back one of the papers started this project, you know, literary people, writers, editors and the like, list their reading recommendations, ten books for a desert island, this sort of thing. I began to notice quite a few of them, the more serious ones maybe, recommended this book, mentioning how good it was written.

This of course kindled my curiosity. Reading more about this book I found out it seems to contain in part a sort of a SF or "new age" motive. Not that there is anything wro
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Asher Gabbay
Feb 10, 2016 Asher Gabbay rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Aitmatov is a Kyrgyz writer who passed away this year. I have never heard of him or his books, but a friend recommended this book to me recently. As is usually the case with friends' recommendations, this book turned out to be a real gem.[return][return]The story takes place over the course of one day, and includes one major plot and one short sub-plot. Yedigei, a railroad worker in remote Kazakhstan, sets out to bury his old friend, Kazangap, in an old cemetery. Throughout the long journey to t ...more
Semih Eker
Jul 31, 2015 Semih Eker rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Atymatov'un okuduğum ilk eseri oldu. Çok net şekilde favorilerim arasında yer buldu diyebilirim.

Kitap Yedigey isimli baş kahramanın başından geçen bir günü anlatıyor ama geçmişe, Yedigey'in anılarına öyle bir değiniyor ki sanki siz de orada ve bütün olayları çıplak gözlerle görüyormuş hissine kapılıyorsunuz.

İnsanın, aslına nasıl yabancılaştığına, nasıl "mankurt" olduğuna acıklı bir şekilde tanık oluyorsunuz.

Spoiler vermemek için çok uzatmadan son olarak şöyle bitireyim, kesinlikle okuyun efend
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Lea
Well, I'm obviously way out of the mainstream here -- I just didn't get this one at all.

The story is very simple -- a man is journeying during the course of the day to bury a long time friend some distance away. During this journey, he remembers moments from his own life, as well as times that he shared with his friend.

The memories are interesting, in that they show aspects of life that are foreign to me -- living in a communist society during the cold war, muslim culture, life on the Russian
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Steven
Aug 18, 2013 Steven rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
What can I say, This book is a precious glimpse into a corner of the world no one would ever see otherwise: an isolated train stop in the middle of nowhere in the yellow steppes of Kyrgyzstan.
For me an utterly memorable novel, unlike any other I have read.
Dainius Jocas
Nov 04, 2014 Dainius Jocas rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Perskaičiau ir jaučiuosi turtingesnis. Labai gražus romanas.
Vered
Sep 01, 2010 Vered rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: fiction, favorites
I just wish everyone I love will read this book. It is truly one of the most wonderful books I've ever read. And I don't use that word (the most...) lightly.
Thomas Glahn
May 28, 2017 Thomas Glahn rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: russisch
De dag die langer duurde dan een eeuw schetst een beeld van het leven van een paar mensen die in de verlatenheid van de Kazachstaanse steppe toezien op het onderhoud van ‘een uitwijkplaats’: ‘een kleine verbindingsschakel te midden van de grote spoorweg, te midden van de uitgestrekte Sary-Ozeksteppe, een verbindingsschakel in het als bloedvaten zo wijd vertakte systeem van andere uitwijkplaatsen, stations, knooppunten, steden. Dat was de hele uitwijkplaats, ze lag volledig open voor alle winden ...more
Manuel Alfonseca
Feb 21, 2017 Manuel Alfonseca rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book is a strange mixture of two different books. One is excellent, a revision of life in a small railway junction lost in the heart of the Sarozek desert in Kazakhstan, full with local legend and descriptions of the hard times they had to live in the years after the second world war, under the control of the communist empire.
The second book is a science-fiction novel about discovery and communication with extraterrestrial intelligence. This part is an eyesore that somewhat waters down the
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Chinghiz Aitmatov (Чингиз Айтматов, Tschingis Aitmatow, Čingiz Ajtmatov, Tšõngõz Ajtmatov,Cengiz Aytmatov) was an author who wrote in both Russian and Kyrgyz. He was the best known figure in Kyrgyzstan literature.

Aitmatov's parents were civil servants in Sheker. The name Chingiz is the same as the honorary title of Genghis Khan. In early childhood he wandered as a nomad with his family, as the Kyr
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