Cursed Days: Diary of a Revolution
Rowman & Littlefield, 1998 - 304 pages
Here is Bunin's great anti-Bolshevik diary of the Russian Revolution, translated into English for the first time. Cursed Days is a chilling account of the last days of the Russian master in his homeland. He recreates the time of revolution and civil war with graphic and gripping immediacy.
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