The Day Lasts More Than a Hundred Years

Paperback | February 22, 1988

byChingiz Aitmatov, Chinghiz Aitmatov

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"... a rewarding book." -Times Literary Supplement

Set in the vast windswept Central Asian steppes and the infinite reaches of galactic space, this powerful novel offers a vivid view of the culture and values of the Soviet Union's Central Asian peoples.

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"... a rewarding book." -Times Literary SupplementSet in the vast windswept Central Asian steppes and the infinite reaches of galactic space, this powerful novel offers a vivid view of the culture and values of the Soviet Union's Central Asian peoples.

Aitmatov became well known for his Russian-language prose describing the life of his own Kirghiz people. He was born in Kirghiza, in present-day Kyrgyzstan, in 1928. His writings include the novel The White Steamship; the novella Farewell, Gulsary!; and a daring play titled The Ascent of Mount Fuji. Although he was a member of the Comm...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1.19 inPublished:February 22, 1988Publisher:Indiana University Press

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ISBN - 10:0253204828

ISBN - 13:9780253204820

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