The Brothers Karamazov

by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Translator: Constance Garnett

The Brothers Karamazov, also translated as The Karamazov Brothers, is the last novel by Russian author Fyodor Dostoevsky. Dostoevsky spent nearly two years writing The Brothers Karamazov, which was published as a serial in The Russian Messenger from January 1879 to November 1880. Dostoevsky died less than four months after its publication. 
Set in 19th-century Russia, The Brothers Karamazov is a passionate philosophical novel that enters deeply into questions of God, free will, and morality. It is a theological drama dealing with problems of faith, doubt and reason in the context of a modernizing Russia, with a plot that revolves around the subject of patricide. Dostoevsky composed much of the novel in Staraya Russa, which inspired the main setting. It has been acclaimed as one of the supreme achievements in world literature. 
Excerpted from The Brothers Karamazov on Wikipedia.

person AuthorFyodor Dostoevsky
language CountryRussia
api GenrePhilosophical fictionDidactic fiction
copyright CopyrightPublic domain in the United States.
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book_online EbooksProject Gutenberg
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headphones AudioLibrivox | Internet Archive
auto_stories Read onlineThe Brothers Karamazov I, II, III, IV
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