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Crime and Punishment Raskolnikov, An Impoverished Student Living In The St Petersburg Of The Tsars, Is Determined To Overreach His Humanity And Assert His Untrammeled Individual Will When He Commits An Act Of Murder And Theft, He Sets Into Motion A Story That, For Its Excruciating Suspense, Its Atmospheric Vividness, And Its Depth Of Characterization And Vision Is Almost Unequaled In The Literatures Of The World The Best Known Of Dostoevsky S Masterpieces, Crime And Punishment Can Bear Any Amount Of Rereading Without Losing A Drop Of Its Power Over Our Imaginations.Dostoevsky S Drama Of Sin, Guilt, And Redemption Transforms The Sordid Story Of An Old Woman S Murder Into The Nineteenth Century S Profoundest And Most Compelling Philosophical Novel.Award Winning Translators Richard Pevear And Larissa Volokhonsky Render This Elusive And Wildly Innovative Novel With An Energy, Suppleness, And Range Of Voice That Do Full Justice To The Genius Of Its Creator. What a sensational reading experience, what an unconditional surrender to an atmosphere of fear, anxiety and confusion and to an epic battle of wills Rarely these days do I read with that kind of hopeless, helpless feeling of being completely, utterly lost in the imaginary world From the first moment, when Raskolnikov steps out on the street and begins wandering around in Petersburg, to the very last pages, I live with the characters, I am part of the story, I have my own opinions, and argue What a sensational reading experience, what an unconditional surrender to an atmosphere of fear, anxiety and confusion and to an epic battle of wills Rarely these days do I read with that kind of hopeless, helpless feeling of being completely, utterly lost in the imaginary world From the first moment, when Raskolnikov steps out on the street and begins wandering around in Petersburg, to the very last pages, I live with the characters, I am part of the story, I have my own opinions, and argue against their actions, in my head, while reading on in a frenzy What can I say There has been enough said of Raskolnikov s murky motives for doing what he does I don t agree with him at all, neither with the theory he proposes, nor with the idea that he can expiate his crime through intense suffering I hate the nonchalance with which he discards the murderee a louse as an unimportant detail in the bigger pictu There was a time in my life when I couldn t get enough of reading Dostoevsky Maybe because his books made me think so deeply about being human and how we choose to live our lives I began with Crime and Punishment, probably the work he is best known for What I remember is being fascinated by Dostoevsky s brilliant understanding of human na 6.0 Stars One of my All Time Favorite novels In addition to being one of the first works of Classic Literature that I suggest when asked for recommendations from others, this story holds a special place in my heart as it was the story, along with Moby Dick, that began my love of the classics for which I will always be grateful So often we are forced to read the great works of literature for school or at times not of our choosing and I think it tends to lead to a lifelong aversion to them 6.0 Stars One of my All Time Favorite novels In addition to being one of the first works of Classic Literature that I suggest when asked for recommendations from others, this story holds a special place in my heart as it was the story, along with Moby Dick, that began my love of the classics for which I will always be grateful So often we are forced to read the great works of literature for school or at times not of our choosing and I think it tends to lead to a lifelong aversion to themlike being forced to eat vegetab To go wrong in one s own way is better then to go right in someone else s I have been giving a lot of thought to this novel lately Despite the three years that have gone by since reading Crime and Punishment three years in which I ve read some outstanding literature, joined Goodreads and written just over 100 reviews of the books I ve journeyed through Dostoevsky s novel still resides on it s throne as my personal favorite novel No other web of words, brushstrokes or music melody has ever st To go wrong in one s own way is better then to go right in someone else s I have been giving a lot of thought to this novel lately Despite the three years that have gone by since reading Crime and Punishment three years in which I ve read some outstanding literature, joined Goodreads and written just over 100 reviews of the books I ve journeyed through Dostoevsky s novel still resides on it s throne as my personal favorite novel No other web of words, brushstrokes or music melody has ever struck me so deeply and consumed me so completely as this book did The author s collection of works as a whole has left such a mark on my soul that I felt it necessary to permanently affix his likeness on my arm Over a century has passed since its initial publication, yet Dostoevsky s message is still as poignant today as it was when it was first inked o

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