Author(s): Schalom Asch Language: German Year of publication: 2021 Page Range: 420 ISBN: 978-3-946993-82-7 E-ISBN-13: 978-3-946993-81-0
A great panorama of the years leading up to the Russian Revolution. The novel focuses on St. Petersburg, Warsaw, and Moscow, and how various people deal with these earth shaking events. They range from powerful millionaires to penniless intellectuals. They are revolutionaries, capitalists, landowners, teachers, students, society women, fighters and political leaders. Petersburg is the first volume of the trilogy.