And Quiet Flows the Don by Mikhail SholokhovAnd Quiet Flows the Don or Quietly Flows the Don (Тихий Дон, lit. The Quiet Don) is 4-volume epic novel by Russian writer Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov. The 1st three volumes were written from 1925 to 32 & published in the Soviet magazine October in 1928–32. The 4th volume was finished in 1940. The English translation of the 1st three volumes appeared under this title in 1934. The novel is considered one of the most significant works of Russian literature in the 20th century. It depicts the lives & struggles of Don Cossacks during WWI, the Russian Revolution & Russian Civil War. In 1965, Sholokhov was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature for this novel. The authorship of the novel is contested by some literary critics & historians, who believe it wasnt entirely written by Sholokhov.
And Quiet Flows The Don Part 1 & 2 - 1957 Soviet Film with English subtitles
And Quiet Flows the Don
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An extraordinary Russian masterpiece, And Quiet Flows the Don follows the turbulent fortunes of the Cossack people through peace, war and revolution - among them the proud and rebellious Gregor Melekhov, who struggles to be with the woman he loves as his country is torn apart. Borne of Mikhail Sholokhov's own early life in the lands of the Cossacks by the river Don, it is a searing portrait of a nation swept up in conflict, with all the tragic choices it brings. The work of Mikhail Sholokhov represents a new phase in literature and can only be compared with Tolstoy's War and Peace. Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov was born in Russia in the land of the Cossacks. During the Russian civil war he fought on the side of the revolutionaries, and in he moved to Moscow to become a journalist.