Mukhtar Auezov


Born
in Semey, Kazakhstan
September 28, 1897

Died
June 27, 1961

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Mukhtar Omarkhanuly Auezov (Kazakh: Мұхтар Омарханұлы Әуезов) (September 28, 1897 — June 27, 1961) was a Kazakh writer, a social activist, a Doctor of Philology, a professor and honored academic of the Soviet Union(1946). He was born on September 28, 1897 in the old town of Semey in Kaskabulak, where he spent all his childhood.
He grew up under the spiritual influence of the poet Abai. His father and grandfather Omarkhan Auez both highly revered the poet, a neighbor and friend of the family. His grandfather was a storyteller of folk tales, and taught his grandson to read and write, he also instilled within Mukhtar a love of literature, and the poetry of Abay.

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Abai

4.65 avg rating — 272 ratings — published 1957 — 7 editions
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Fierce Grey

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Abai tee I

4.88 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1953 — 2 editions
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Mukhtar Auezov: Beauty in M...

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Abai tee II

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Лихая година

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صدای تیر در گردنه

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شمس فوق الكثبان

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Murdja. Lask mägedes

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