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The Daughter of the Commandant

Alexander Pushkin

The Daughter of the Commandant (better known as "The Captain's Daughter") is a historical novel by the Russian writer Alexander Pushkin, and is considered to be his finest prose work. The novel is a romanticized account of Pugachev's Rebellion in 1773-1774. The 17-year-old Pyotr Andreyich is sent by his father to military service in a remote Russian outpost, where he leans honor and love while being caught up in a violent uprising of tribal groups against the imperial government. (Summary by Wikipedia (alt.) and Kevin Davidson)

The Daughter of the Commandant (better known as "The Captain's Daughter") is a historical novel by the Russian writer Alexander Pushkin, and is considered to be his finest prose work. The novel is a romanticized account of Pugachev's Rebellion in 1773-1774. The 17-year-old Pyotr Andreyich is sent by his father to military service in a remote Russian outpost, where he leans honor and love while being caught up in a violent uprising of tribal groups against the imperial government. (Summary by Wikipedia (alt.) and Kevin Davidson)
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The Daughter of the Commandant (better known as "The Captain's Daughter") is a historical novel by the Russian writer Alexander Pushkin, and is considered to be his finest prose work. The novel is a romanticized account of Pugachev's Rebellion in 1773-1774. The 17-year-old Pyotr Andreyich is sent by his father to military service in a remote Russian outpost, where he leans honor and love while being caught up in a violent uprising of tribal groups against the imperial government. (Summary by Wikipedia (alt.) and Kevin Davidson)

Language:

English

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Length:

3h 58m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

19:32


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

21:34


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

13:31


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

18:20


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

16:14


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

21:46


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

14:50


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

15:18


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

10:45


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

15:40


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

22:06


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

13:45


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

12:53


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

21:47