The brothers Karamazov

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After spending four years in a Siberian penal settlement, during which time he underwent a religious conversion, Dostoevsky developed a keen ability for deep character analysis. In The Brothers Karamazov, he explores human nature at its most loathsome and cruel but never flinches at what he finds. The Brothers Karamazov tells the stirring tale of four brothers: the pleasure-seeking, impatient Dmitri; the brilliant and morose Ivan; the gentle, loving, and honest Alyosha; and the illegitimate Smerdyakov: shy, silent, and cruel. The four unite in the murder of one of literature's most despicable characters--their father. While on the surface a story about patricide, this novel is, on a deeper level, a spiritual tale of the struggle between faith, doubt, reason, and free will. This passionate novel of ethics and morality, religion and philosophy, was Dostoevsky's final and best work.
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Full title brothers karamazov
Author dostoyevsky fyodor
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auth_author2 Beyer, Thomas R., Case, David., Davidson, Frederick., Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881., Garnett, Constance Black, 1862-1946., Garnett, Constance, 1861-1946., Komroff, Manuel, 1890-1974., Paretsky, Sara., Pevear, Richard, 1943-, Volokhonsky, Larissa.
author Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881.
author2-role Beyer, Thomas R., Case, David., Davidson, Frederick., Dostoyevsky, Fyodor,1821-1881.Bratʹi͡a Karamazovy., Findaway World, LLC., Garnett, Constance Black,1862-1946., Garnett, Constance,1861-1946., Komroff, Manuel,1890-1974., Paretsky, Sara., Pevear, Richard,1943-, Volokhonsky, Larissa.
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display_description A translation of nineteenth-century Russian author Fyodor Dostoyevsky's novel in which the four sons of Fyodor Karamazov, a man of immoral character, must contend with a criminal investigation and with their own inner questions about justice and the existence of God after they are involved in their father's murder.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Brothers -- Fiction, Brothers -- Russia -- Fiction, Didactic fiction, Electronic books, Fathers and sons -- Fiction, Fathers and sons -- Russia -- Fiction, Justice -- Fiction, Russia -- Social life and customs -- 1533-1917 -- Fiction, Russia -- Social life and customs -- Fiction
title_display The brothers Karamazov
title_full The Brothers Karamazov, The brothers Karamazov / Fyodor Dostoevsky ; translated from the Russian by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky ; introduced by Malcolm V. Jones, The brothers Karamazov / Fyodor Dostoevsky ; with an introduction and notes by Maire Jaanus ; translated by Constance Garnett, The brothers Karamazov / Fyodor Dostoyevsky ; translated by Constance Garnett, The brothers Karamazov / Fyodor Dostoyevsky ; translated by Constance Garnett ; edited and with a foreword by Manuel Komroff ; and a new afterword by Sara Paretsky, The brothers Karamazov / by Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky ; translated by Constance Garnett ; revised and abridged by Thomas Beyer, The brothers Karamazov / translated by Constance Garnett. Introd. by Marc Slonim, The brothers Karamazov [electronic resource] / translated from the Russian of Fyodor Dostoevsky by Constance Garnett, The brothers Karamazov [sound recording] / by Fyodor Dostoevsky
title_short The brothers Karamazov
topic_facet Audiobooks, Brothers, Classic Literature, Fathers and sons, Fiction, Justice, Social life and customs