By Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
In the 1st month of the 1st global conflict the Russian crusade opposed to the Germans creaks into apparatus. Crippled via susceptible, indecisive management the Russian troops conflict desperately, at the same time the inevitability of failure and their very own sacrifice dawns. Solzhenitsyn’s amazing paintings of old fiction is a portrait of pre-revolutionary Russia, a sad warfare tale, and an epic novel within the nice Russian tradition.
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August 1914 (Vintage Classics) by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn