Odessa Stories

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Pushkin Collection
General Fiction (Adult) , Literary Fiction
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'Everyone makes mistakes, even God.'

In the original Odessa Stories collection published in 1931, Babel describes the life of the fictional Jewish mob boss Benya Krik - one of the great anti-heroes of...

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