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Духи русской революции
Thoughts of Berdyaev about Russian revolution in 1917 and influence of N. Gogol, F. Dostoevsky and L. Tolstoy on it. Republished from Russian anthology "From the depths", which was originally released in 1918 by P. Struve.
Paperback, 32 pages
Published April 4th 1990 by УМСА-PRESS
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Brilliant work by russian maestro of religious phylosophy. It'll change your point of view about russian classics, I swear. Fresh thoughts about Gogol's mysticism, criticism of Tolstovism etc. Especially cogitation about literature of Dostoevsky and its huge value for russian future. Mustread.
Nikolai Alexandrovich Berdyaev was born at Kiev in 1874 of an aristocratic family. He commenced his education in a military school and subsequently entered the University of Kiev. There he accepted Marxism and took part in political agitation, for which he was expelled. At twenty-five he was exiled from Kiev to the north of Russia and narrowly escaped a second period of exile shortly before the ...moreMore about Nikolai A. Berdyaev...