menu

Demons
by Fyodor Dostoyevsky and Ronald Meyer and Robert Belknap




Overview -
A superb new translation of Dostoyevsky's chilling and prophetic novel of revolutionary fanaticism

Pyotr and Stavrogin are the leaders of a Russian revolutionary cell. Their aim is to overthrow the Tsar, destroy society, and seize power for themselves. Together they train terrorists who are willing to lay down their lives to accomplish their goals. But when the group is threatened with exposure, will their recruits be willing to kill one of their own to cover their tracks? Savage and powerful yet lively and often comic, Demons was inspired by a real-life political murder and is a scathing and eerily prescient indictment of those who use violence to serve their beliefs.

  Read Full Product Description
 
local_shippingFor Delivery
On Order. Usually ships in 2-4 weeks
FREE Shipping for Club Members help
 
storeBuy Online Pickup At Store
search store by zipcode

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 21 copies from $9.90
 
 
 
 

More About Demons by Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Ronald Meyer; Robert Belknap

 
 
 

Overview

A superb new translation of Dostoyevsky's chilling and prophetic novel of revolutionary fanaticism

Pyotr and Stavrogin are the leaders of a Russian revolutionary cell. Their aim is to overthrow the Tsar, destroy society, and seize power for themselves. Together they train terrorists who are willing to lay down their lives to accomplish their goals. But when the group is threatened with exposure, will their recruits be willing to kill one of their own to cover their tracks? Savage and powerful yet lively and often comic, Demons was inspired by a real-life political murder and is a scathing and eerily prescient indictment of those who use violence to serve their beliefs.

 

Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780141441412
  • ISBN-10: 0141441410
  • Publisher: Penguin Group
  • Publish Date: July 2008
  • Page Count: 842
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP
  • Dimensions: 7.7 x 5.2 x 1.51 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.31 pounds

Series: Penguin Classics

Related Categories

 

BAM Customer Reviews