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Political turmoil convulses 19th-century Russia, as Razumov, a young student preparing for a career in the czarist bureaucracy, unwittingly becomes embroiled in the assassination of a public official. Asked to spy on the family of the assassin
— his close friend — he must come to terms with timeless questions of accountability and human integrity.

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Acclaimed as one of Conrad's finest literary achievements, this gripping novel about nineteenth-century Russia tells of the student Razumov, who, while studying for a career In the czarist bureaucracy, unwittingly becomes embroiled in a secret revolutionary plot to assassinate an official. Unabridged republication of the original (1920) text.

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ISBN:
9780486431642
Author:
Conrad, Joseph
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Dover Thrift Editions
Location:
Mineola, N.Y.
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Terrorism
Subject:
College students
Subject:
Russia
Subject:
Political fiction
Subject:
Revolutionaries
Subject:
Bombings
Subject:
Saint Petersburg
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Number:
Dover ed..
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Thrift Editions
Series Volume:
02/9
Publication Date:
20031131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.19 in 0.42 lb
Age Level:
from 14

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"Synopsis" by , Acclaimed as one of Conrad's finest literary achievements, this gripping novel about nineteenth-century Russia tells of the student Razumov, who, while studying for a career In the czarist bureaucracy, unwittingly becomes embroiled in a secret revolutionary plot to assassinate an official. Unabridged republication of the original (1920) text.
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