Title: Hope Against Hope: A Memoir
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Modern Library March 1999
0375753168 / 9780375753169
Seller ID: 20100524172787
A poignant monument to their love and is also a unique first-hand account of the life of the intelligentsia under Stalin. Mandelstam describes what it was like to get the knock on the door in the middle of the night and to live a life in exile, unable to trust anyone, constantly fearful.