Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics On Sale: February 19, 2013 Price: $14.95
Few writers had to confront as many of the last century’s mass tragedies as Vasily Grossman, who wrote about the Shoah, the Battle of Stalingrad, and the Terror Famine in the Ukraine. An Armenian Sketchbook, however, shows a very different Grossman, notable for his tenderness, warmth, and sense of fun.
Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics On Sale: September 28, 2010 Price: $15.95
The Road brings together short stories, journalism, essays, and letters by Vasily Grossman, the author of Life and Fate, providing new insight into the life and work of this extraordinary writer. The stories range from Grossman’s first success, “In the Town of Berdichev,” a piercing reckoning with the cost of war...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics On Sale: November 13, 2012 Price: $14.95
Moscow Chestnova is a bold and glamorous girl, a beautiful parachutist who grew up with the Revolution. As an orphan, she knew tough times–but things are changing now. Comrade Stalin has proclaimed that “Life has become better! Life has become merrier!” and Moscow herself is poised to join the Soviet elite...
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