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Title A gentleman in Moscow / Amor Towles.
Imprint New York, New York : Viking, an imprint of Random House LLC, [2016]
©2016

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 Browsing  PS3620.O945 G46 2016    AVAILABLE
Description 462 pages : map ; 24 cm
Note Gift of the Frank Barron & Mildred Sullivan Fletcher Memorial Library Endowment.
Subject FICTION / Historical.
FICTION / Literary.
FICTION / Political.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- Fiction.
Home detention -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Hotels -- Russia -- Fiction.
Moscow (Russia) -- History -- Fiction.
Russia (Federation) -- Moscow.
Genre Fiction.
History.
Historical fiction.
Summary In 1922, Count Alexander Rostov is deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik tribunal, and is sentenced to house arrest in the Metropol, a grand hotel across the street from the Kremlin. Rostov, an indomitable man of erudition and wit, has never worked a day in his life, and must now live in an attic room while some of the most tumultuous decades in Russian history are unfolding outside the hotel's doors. Unexpectedly, his reduced circumstances provide him entry into a much larger world of emotional discovery.
Other Title Online version: Towles, Amor. Gentleman in Moscow New York : Viking, 2016 9780399564048