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The Resource Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment

Label
Crime and Punishment
Title
Crime and Punishment
Statement of responsibility
Fyodor Dostoyevsky ; translated and with an introduction and notes by Oliver Ready
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Language
eng
Summary
Fyodor Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment is one of the world's first psychological thrillers. A mesmerizing detective story with an intriguing and multifarious central character, Crime and Punishment/i> hinges on the ethical dilemmas and angst of the student Rodion Romanovich Raskolnikov who plans and implements the murder of a ruthless pawnbroker. Rodion convinces himself that in killing her he will both solves his financial problems and divests the world of a wicked leech. But can he commit a murder and escape all consequences?
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Summary
Believing he can commit the perfect crime, Roderick Raskolnikov robs and murders an elderly pawnbroker. He eventually finds himself engaged in a battle of wits with inspector Porfiry, a policeman who is determined to wring a confession from the once confident Raskolnikov, a killer whose conscience is slowly beginning to destroy him.
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10445040
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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1821-1881
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  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor
  • Garnett, Constance
Dewey number
891.733
Index
no index present
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900
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1976-
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Ready, Oliver
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True
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  • Classic Literature
  • Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Crime and Punishment
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:4fb90095-cb6a-47aa-bab9-75f190eea35d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781775411949
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Crime and Punishment
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4fb90095-cb6a-47aa-bab9-75f190eea35d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781775411949
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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