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The Turkish Gambit (Erast Fandorin Mysteries)

by Boris Akunin

  • 147 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russian Novel And Short Story,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Mystery & Detective - Historical,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General,
  • Mystery & Detective - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAndrew Bromfield (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8020879M
    ISBN 100812968786
    ISBN 109780812968781

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The Turkish Gambit (Erast Fandorin Mysteries) by Boris Akunin Download PDF EPUB FB2

I purchased the Turkish Gambit because the novel takes place during the interesting but relatively unknown Russo Turkish War of The novel's backdrop is the memorable seige of Plevna, a bloody precursor to the trench warfare that Europe would experience during the Great War.4/5(90).

Quotes from The Turkish Gambit “The double-headed eagle that serves the Russian Empire as its crest illustrates quite magnificently the entire system of government of that country, where any matter of even the slightest importance is not entrusted to a single authority but at least two,” — 1 likes4/5.

The Turkish Gambit (Russian: Турецкий гамбит, Turetskiy gambit) is the second novel from the Erast Fandorin series of historical detective novels by Russian author Boris Akunin. It was published in Author: Boris Akunin. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Turkish Gambit by Boris Akunin at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more!Brand: Strelbytskyy Multimedia Publishing. The Turkish Gambit (Russian: Турецкий гамбит, Turetskiy gambit) is the second novel from the Erast Fandorin series of historical detective novels by Russian author Boris Akunin. It was published in.

Filled with the same delicious detail, ingenious plotting, and subtle satire as The Winter Queen and Murder on the The Turkish Gambit book, The Turkish Gambit confirms Boris Akunin’s status as 5/5(2).

_The Turkish Gambit_ is very reminiscient of Doyle's Sherlock Holmes as opposed to his other novels. The writing (and translation) were elegant as well, which only served to be the icing on the cake. I highly recommend _The Turkish Gambit_, as I do the previous English translations of his work.4/5(89).

the turkish gambit Boris Akunin, Author, B. Akunin, Author, Andrew Bromfield, Translator, trans. from the Russian by Andrew Bromfield. Random $ (p) ISBN The Turkish Gambit () About book: "Gambit", literally "tricking somebody" is usually applied to military operations or chess strategies.

In order to achieve the ultimate win some losses have to be accepted along the way/5(2). In this new novel, Fandorin's path crosses that of Varvara Suvorova, a young Russian woman with progressive, almost revolutionary, convictions, who is on her way to the frontline of the.

_The Turkish Gambit_ is very reminiscient of Doyle's Sherlock Holmes as opposed to his other novels. The writing (and translation) were elegant as well, which only served to be the icing on the cake. I highly recommend _The Turkish Gambit_, as I do the previous English translations of his work.4/5.

Get this from a library. The Turkish gambit: a novel. [B Akunin; Andrew Bromfield] -- It isand war has broken out between Russia and the Ottoman Empire. In the treacherous atmosphere of a Russian field army, former diplomat and detective extraordinaire Erast Fandorin stumbles.

Filled with the same delicious detail, ingenious plotting, and subtle satire as The Winter Queen and Murder on the Leviathan, The Turkish Gambit confirms Boris Akunin's status as a master of the historical thriller--and Erast Fandorin as a detective for the ages.

From the Hardcover edition. The Turkish Gambit () - Rotten Tomatoes The film is based on the second book from the Adventures of Erast Petrovich Fandorin series of novels written by the Russian author Boris Akunin.

The Produce Company: Trite. Get this from a library. The Turkish gambit: a novel. [B Akunin; Andrew Bromfield] -- InErast Fandorin finds himself at the Bulgarian front in a war between Russia and the Ottoman Empire, where he assists a Russian woman who is risking her life for her fiancé, who has been.

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Related Articles. The Turkish gambit: a novel. [B Akunin; Andrew Bromfield] -- InErast Fandorin finds himself at the Bulgarian front in a war between Russia and the Ottoman Empire, where he assists a Russian woman who is risking her life for her fiancé, who has been.

I started the Fandorin series with the second novel, The Turkish Gambit, and followed with this one, the first, The Winter Queen. There are currently thirteen published Fandorin novels with three more planned by the author.

Akunin is actually a nom de plume; the author’s real name is Gregory Chkhartishvili and he is Georgian, not Russian.4/4(). (no comments on turkish please) The Turkish Gambit(Turetskiy Gambit) is based on the second book from the Adventures of Erast Petrovich Fandorin series.

The Paperback of the The Turkish Gambit (Erast Fandorin Series #2) by Boris Akunin at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Boris Akunin. The Turkish gambit by B. Akunin; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Russia, Russo-Turkish War,Fiction, Campaigns, Russia.

Armiịa̤, Spy.The Turkish Gambit A Novel (Book): Akunin, B.: [Akunin] writes gloriously pre-Soviet prose, sophisticated and suffused in Slavic melanchioly and thoroughly worthy of nineteenth-century forebearers like Gogol and Chekhov.

--Time It isand war has broken out between Russia and the Ottoman Empire. The Bulgarian front resounds with the thunder of cavalry charges, the roar of artillery, and.The Turkish Gambit is a Russian novel by Boris Akunin.

It is the second novel in the wildly popular Erast Fandorin series. It is set in Varvara Suvorova, a young woman of vaguely liberal political bent, has gone to the front of the Russo-Turkish War to visit her fiancé Pyotr, who is in the army.

All her luggage is stolen and she is left alone near the front, but she is rescued by one Erast Petrovich Fandorin.