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The foaming spring runnels had ceased their roaring, the gullies and rivulets of
the steppe had played themselves out. At dawn on the third day the wind died
away and heavy mists descended over the steppe; the clumps of last year's ...
XVIII In the early spring, when the snow vanishes and the grass which has been
buried under it during the winter begins to dry, fires break out in the steppe.
Flames driven by the wind fly along in streams, greedily consuming the dry foxtail
the wind, winged and swift, carries the dove- grey ash and the dark, pungent dust
far over the steppe. Like the steppe scorched with fires, Grigo- ry's life also turned
black. He had been deprived of everything which was dear to his heart. Pitiless ...
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Gregor Melekov and his brother Piotra are cossack farmers on the Don River in the village of Tatarsk when WW1 breaks out and young men are sent to war. Civil war follows which sees many cossacks ... Volledige review lezen
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"He had no cap, nor had he the upper part of his cranium, for it had been cut clean away by a shard of shrapnel. In the empty brain-pan, framed by damp strains of hair, glimmered rose-coloured rain ... Volledige review lezen
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And Quiet Flows the Don: A Novel in Four Books, Volume 1
Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov
Fragmentweergave - 1967