However, in A Hero of Our Time the officer Pechorin transcends the boundaries between culture and nature. In the early chapters of the book, Pechorin''s adventures are described from outside, and seem extraordinary, bizzare, yet captivating. Later on, other stories are recounted in Pechorin''s diary, and they draw a different picture of the modern hero: disillusioned, hateful, and profoundly unhappy. Life is a game which he has long mastered, he knows exactly how to play into people''s..
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After two years at the Russian front, Ernst Graeber finally receives three weeks'' leave. But since leaves have been canceled before, he decides not to write..Описание