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The White Guard

by Mikhail Afanas"evich Bulgakov

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Published by Random House Group Limited in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24269908M
ISBN 109781409079392
OCLC/WorldCa568202483

The white guard. [Mikhail Bulgakov] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for White guard. New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co. [©] (OCoLC) Online version: Bulgakov, Mikhail, White guard. New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co. [©]. The White Guard captures the tumult, madness and confusion of revolution * Independent * Worth reading in any language * Library Journal * One of those few emancipated Soviet writers who firmly * New Statesman * Read more.

Plot. The film tells about the arduous years of the civil war in Russia, portraying the fate of the Turbin family who fell into a cycle of sad events of the winter in basis for the film's plot is the novel by Mikhail Bulgakov: The White historical background of the film is the fall of the Ukrainian power of Hetman Skoropadsky, the capture of Kiev by UNR Created by: Marina Dyashenko, Sergei Dyashenko, . [The White Guard] was initially serialized, starting in , in the magazine Rossiya, which ceased publication before the last episodes of the novel had been published. Permission was not given to publish in book form, but the story was made into /5(21).

  Lyttelton, LondonNever before have I seen the chaos of civil war so vividly caught on a British stage as in this breathtaking production of Mikhail Bulgakov's The White Guard, writes Michael Author: Michael Billington. The Guards book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. His other book that I have read, The White Trilogy, (Guard or Garda) and current big-time alkie. He claims to be the only private detective in Ireland and supposedly excels in 'finding stuff'. He's approached by a mother to investigate the suicide of her /5.


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The White Guard. Although less famous than Mikhail Bulgakov's comic hit, The Master and Margarita, The White Guard is still an engrossing book, though completely different in tone. It is set in Kiev during the Russian revolution and tells the story of the Turbin family and the war's effect on the middle-classes (not workers).4/5.

The White Guard is a well crafted novel which is based on Bulgakov's The White Guard book experiences in the Russian Civil War. It conjures up very vivid images, once read, never forgotten. Essential reading for anyone interested in Russian history/culture/5(85).

"White guard"is a requiem to the The White Guard book generation of russian intellectuals,noblemen and simply honest people,which were almost completely whipped out in a terrible years of Civil War,and at the same time that novel is a hymn of true humanity,"White Guard"like its great predecessors-"War and Peace","Dead Souls"and "Crime and Punishment" follows the most Cited by: 2.

White Guard, Mikhail Bulgakov’s semi-autobiographical first novel, is the story of the Turbin family in Kiev in Alexei, Elena, and Nikolka Turbin have just lost their mother—their father had died years before—and find themselves plunged into the chaotic civil war that erupted in the Ukraine in the wake of the Russian Revolution/5(85).

The White Guard» Melville House Books “Great and terrible was the year of Our Lordof the Revolution the second.” It is the Russian Revolution has just ended, Ukraine is in the midst of civil war, and in Kiev, the two Turbin brothers are preparing to fight for the White Guard in the wake of their beloved mother’s de.

The White Guard is a well crafted novel which is based on Bulgakov's own experiences in the Russian Civil War. It conjures up very vivid images, once read, never forgotten. Essential reading for anyone interested in Russian history/culture/5(84). "The White Guard" has everything I expect in a Russian novel: a large cast of people with long and difficult names that wander in and out, often mundane things happen, and in the end many plot lines remain unresolved/5(18).

Set in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev during the chaotic winter of –19, The White Guard, Bulgakov’s first full-length novel, tells the story of a Russian-speaking family trapped in circumstances that threaten to destroy in Tolstoy’s War and Peace, the narrative centres on the stark contrast between the cosy domesticity of family life on the one hand, and wide.

On 5 Octoberthe Moscow Art Theater premeried Bulgakov's play The Days of the Turbins, which was an adaptation of his novel The White Guard.

The play Flight () was rehearsed but never staged in Bulgakov's lifetime, since officials decided that it glorified emigration and White generals. Mikhail Bulgakov's The White Guard In A Version book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(14). White Guard, Mikhail Bulgakov's semi-autobiographical first novel, is the story of the Turbin family in Kiev in Alexei, Elena, and Nikolka Turbin have just lost their mother--their father had died years before--and find themselves plunged into the chaotic civil war that erupted in the Ukraine in the wake of the Russian by: 2.

Other articles where The White Guard is discussed: Mikhail Bulgakov: the novel Belaya gvardiya (The White Guard), serialized in but never published in book form.

A realistic and sympathetic portrayal of the motives and behaviour of a group of anti-Bolshevik White officers during the civil war, it was met by a storm of official criticism for its lack. "White Guard," Mikhail Bulgakov's semi-autobiographical first novel, is the story of the Turbin family in Kiev in Alexei, Elena, and Nikolka Turbin have just lost their mother--their father 4/5(22).

This novel, Mikhail Bulgakov’s literary debut, may in fact have saved the writer, whose works were often censored under the Soviet regime: Stalin was an avid fan of a play based on The White Guard and allegedly went to see it more than fifteen times.

Michael Glenny was the first to translate Bulgakov’s works into English—this edition makes his deft, brilliant translation once. Home Commandant Cadet Regulations The White Book.

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Although less famous than Mikhail Bulgakov's comic hit, The Master and Margarita, The White Guard is still an engrossing book, though completely.

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The book is in the uppermost floor of the tower in the room where the seven. Mikhail Bulgakov’s debut novel, The White Guard, chronicles the fortunes of the Turbins, an officer-class Russian family living in Kiev when the Russian Civil War breaks out in Reds, Whites, German troops, and Ukrainian nationalists battle for control of the city as the war becomes more tumultuous in Mikhail Bulgakob’s debut novel.

Drawing closely on Bulgakov's personal experiences of the horrors of civil war as a young doctor, The White Guard takes place in Kiev,a time of turmoil and suffocating uncertainty as the Bolsheviks, Socialists and Germans fight for control of the city.

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Everyday low /5(71).In Kiev during the Russian civil war, the Turbin household is sanctuary to a ragtag, close-knit crowd presided over by the beautiful Lena. As her brothers prepare to fight for the White Guard, friends charge in from the riotous streets amidst an atmosphere of heady chaos, quaffing vodka, keeling over, declaiming, taking baths, playing guitar, falling in love.The White Guard (Russian: Белая гвардия) is a novel by 20th century Russian writer Mikhail Bulgakov, whose later work The Master and Margarita brought him posthumous : Mikhail Bulgakov.