World of the Russian Naval Reformer A. N. Krylov: Reminiscences on Russian Life at the Turn of the Century

Author: Krylov, A.N.
Year:1999
Pages:532
ISBN:0-7734-3240-X
978-0-7734-3240-6
Price:299.95
The memoirs of A. N. Krylov, outstanding scientist and reformer of the Russian navy, expose the author’s professional world. The author gives vivid portraits of some of his contemporaries, whose destinies reflect the ‘triumph and tragedy’ of the pre-Revolutionary Russian intelligentsia. The excellent craftsmanship of the writing delighted generations of readers.