The Commissariat of Enlightenment

By Ken Kalfus

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Russia, 1910. Leo Tolstoy lies dying in Astapovo, a remote railway station. Members of the press from around the world have descended upon this sleepy hamlet to record his passing for a public suddenly ravenous for celebrity news. They have been joined by a film company whose cinematographer, Nikolai Gribshin, is capturing the extraordinary scene and learning how to wield Russia, 1910. Leo Tolstoy lies dying in Astapovo, a...

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February 3rd 2004 by Ecco

(first published 2003)

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English

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