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By Alla Avilova

ISBN-10: 1579621686

ISBN-13: 9781579621681

within the 12 months 1938, whilst Russia was once paralyzed through Stalin's terror, a small country files in Moscow got an outdated manuscript known as Revelation of fireside that had in previous days been saved mystery in a monastery for a very long time.

When, in present time, a Dutch Slavonic pupil and a feminine archivist become aware of that the manuscript, even though below lock and key, has disappeared. desirous to become aware of the secrets and techniques of this mysterious spiritual textual content they choose to examine and start to reconstruct its historical past and its adjustments in possession during the last 2 hundred years.

Russian historical past, event, mysticism, and love tales are one of the constituents of this novel, which casts a gentle at the reviews of a number of contributors in numerous time sessions who've something in universal: an appeal to the Revelations contained therein. there are numerous surprises alongside the best way. the easiest laid schemes of prior and would-be proprietors on a regular basis come to naught, the simplest of intentions end up disastrously, the beneficial fail to obtain their simply deserts, and evil, in the end, brings forth sturdy.

The motion is performed out through the so much amazing classes of Russian historical past: within the 1870's, for instance, while the 1st socialist teams made their visual appeal; within the Civil struggle of 1919; within the interval of Stalin's terror; for the duration of the 'stagnation' earlier than the 'perestroika' and at last in modern Russia as one learns, incrementally, concerning the unorthodox teachings of an strange Russian Orthodox monk.

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