Resurrection

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Resurrection ( 1899) is the first of Tolstoy 's major novels. It ells tory of a nobleman 's attempt to edeem the suffering his youthful philandering inflicted on a peasant girl who ends up a prisoner in Siberia. Tolstoy 's vision of redemption, achieved through loving forgiveness and his criticism of violence, dominate the boo. An intimate, psychological tale of uilt, anxiety, and grie, Resurrection is at the same time a panoramic description of social life in Russia at the beginnin of the sixteenth century, reflecting its author 's outrage at the social prejudice of the world in which he lived. This edition, which updates a classic translation, has explanatory notes, and a substantial introduction based on the most recent scholarship in the field.
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Published February 1st 2000 by Replica Books (first published 1899

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جوان اصیل زاده که ده سال پیشتر دامن دختر جوان را لکه دار کرده، جزو هیأت منصفه است.

جوان اصیل زاده وقتی در دادگاه زن جوان را ملاقات، و از سرنوشت شوم و دردناک زن جوان، آگاه میشود، میفهمد که به دلیل یک لحظه کامجویی او؛ چگونه دختر بیگناهی به مغاک انحطاط و تیرگی، سقوط کرده، او برای جبران گناه خود، به پا میخیزد.

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Starting out as a courtroom drama we soon get drawn into a hugely deep and moving narrative of an unjust system of criminal law, poverty and wealth at each end of the spectrum and one woma 's personally crusade of redemption for a life lived where he introduce his high position in society to take advantage of others.That man is Prince Dmitri Nekhlyudov who after being called for jury duty discovers to his horror one of three persons on trial is Katyusha, a beautiful young lady who he once seduced and then cruelly abandoned during his time in the armed services.

As for Katyusha she is difficult to ead, she does n't eally care for her own injustices anymore and tends to use Nekhlyudov for the benefit of other inmates, spending time locked up has clearly effected her mind and the Prince see 's a completely changed person from the one that he nce love.

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This book is actuall a critique of both organized religion and the hardships of criminal law and justice.

It is tale of Nekhlyudov 's search for redemption from his past, his awaking to the reality of how he state and its bureaucracy crushes both the innocent and the poor, and th philosophical examination of how the fundamental 's of Christianity are often overlooked by the State ( and organized religion) when people lose sight of the very basic idea of loving other people.

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It is said that Mahatma Gandhi was inspired by writings of Tolstoy.If you already read he ovel, you an ot tell the characters- Katyusha Maslova and Nekhlyudov.Katyusha was born to a poor unmarried lady working in a dairy farm.

Katyusha Maslova, actually named as Katerina was thus brought up under the care of those maids and later worked as housemaid in their house.It so happens that on one ay, Mr. Nekhlyudov, a princes, and daughter of the old ladies comes to spend some time with his siblings.

There he recognizes Katyusha Maslova brought for trial for killing Mr.Smelkov for money.Katyusha was sent out of thi house of her grandmothers when she was found to conceive after meeting Nekhlyudov.

She suffers a lot trying to live like any normal lady but everywhere she encounters persons beginning to beset her and making amorous advances to seduce her.

She discovers how she was wronged.But when she sees the struggles Nekhlyudov faced to get her punishment reduced, the property and the royal life that he renounced, she lowly finds a soft corner in her heart.

When he complains that Katyusha did not like to live with him, he feels unwanted and ashamed.

But till the order in he society existed not because of these lawful criminals who judged and punished others, but because men still pitied and loved one another.Ultimately he finds his solace and also his goal from Bible.

People should abide by the five laws of Bible preached by Christ- One that man woul not kill and not even be angry with his fellow soldier.

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Katerina ( Katusha) Maslova, very pretty, a few years olde than the Prince has no family except an aunt, Matrona, that is n't involved with her, Katerina 's mother, a promiscuous woman gave birth to many children without the benefit of a marriage license.

As both a servant and daughter, hence the Prince smitten by the girl, wants her ( as he eels, he has every right to Katerina), at first she resists but after another visit succumbs.

Essentiall they meet again, ten ears ater, Dimitri feels remorseful, he ill try to convince he ma, she does n't recognize him at first.

to aid and try to lleviate the inhuman conditions of the suffering prisoners and particularly Katerina, the woman be loves, he want.

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