New PDF release: Revelation of Fire

By Alla Avilova

ISBN-10: 1579621686

ISBN-13: 9781579621681

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12 months 1938, whilst Russia was once paralyzed by way of Stalin's terror, a small country files in Moscow bought an outdated manuscript known as Revelation of fireside that had in past days been saved mystery in a monastery for a very long time.

When, in present time, a Dutch Slavonic student and a feminine archivist become aware of that the manuscript, even though less than lock and key, has disappeared. wanting to become aware of the secrets and techniques of this mysterious spiritual textual content they choose to examine and start to reconstruct its background and its alterations in possession over the last 2 hundred years.

Russian background, experience, mysticism, and love tales are one of the components of this novel, which casts a mild at the stories of a number of members in a variety of time classes who've something in universal: an allure to the Revelations contained therein. there are lots of surprises alongside the way in which. the simplest laid schemes of prior and would-be proprietors on a regular basis come to naught, the easiest of intentions prove disastrously, the useful fail to obtain their simply deserts, and evil, in the end, brings forth strong.

The motion is performed out in the course of the so much extraordinary sessions of Russian background: within the 1870's, for instance, while the 1st socialist teams made their visual appeal; within the Civil battle of 1919; within the interval of Stalin's terror; for the duration of the 'stagnation' sooner 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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