Kapitanskaya dochka The Captain s Daughter, Alexander PushkinThe Captain s Daughter Russian , Kapitanskaya dochka is an historical novel by the Russian writer Alexander Pushkin It was first published in 1836 in the fourth issue of the literary journal Sovremennik The novel is a romanticized account of Pugachev s Rebellion in 1773 1774 Pyotr Andreyich Grinyov is the only surviving child of a retired army officer When Pyotr turns 17, his father sends him into military service in Orenburg En route Pyotr gets lost in a blizzard, but is rescued by a mysterious man As a token of his gratitude, Pyotr gives the guide his hareskin coat.Arriving in Orenburg, Pyotr reports to his commanding officer and is assigned to serve at Fort Belogorsky under captain Ivan Mironov The fort is little than a fence around a village, and the captai . .. I am familiar with Pushkin s writing And whereas I prefer Pushkin the Poet, I can say with absolute certainty that, in fact, I enjoyed this novella but for other somewhat unexpected reasons I found the plot so enthralling that I could not put this book down Historical facts and pure fiction are interwoven as a single reality which eventually prompted me to read about Russian history in order to comprehend the political and social background and Pushkin s points of view on them.The context of this story revolves around the rebellion led by Yemelyan Ivanovich Pugachev, a man who claimed to be Tsar Peter III and consequently established an alternative government during 1773 and 1775 actually, until late 1774, Pugachev was executed in January 1775 well, if you come up with the smart idea of impersonating an emperor, sparking off one of the largest peasant revolts in the history of your country, expect no colorful parade in your honor I will abstain from revealing much details my Anna Karenina review is reaching astronomical proportions and I think that s going to be painful enough I wouldn t want to put the entire world to sleep that would be awkward, and terribly exhausting, but it may happen , so in the spirit of a quick review I must say that the characters have been . . Klasik Rus Edebiyat N N Kurucusu Pu Kin, Y Zba N N K Z Nda Bir Halk Ayaklanmas N Ele Al R Konunun Odak Noktas , Puga Ev In Nderli Inde 1773 Te Patlak Veren B Y K Bir K Yl Ayaklanmas D R.Emelyan Puga Ev Adl Isyanc K Yl Nderi, Don Ve Ural Kazaklar N N Ba Na Ge Erek, Zerine G Nderilen 25 Bin Ki Ilik Ar Ordusunu Bozguna U Rat R D Zensiz Bir Halk Ordusunun Ba Nda K Rlardan Kentlere Do Ru Y R Y E Ge Er, Bir Ok Kenti Ku At R, Moskova Kap Lar Na Dayan R, Arl Ta Temelinden Sarsacak Bir G Ce Eri Ir Pu Kin I Te B Ylesine Hareketli Bir Ayaklanma D Nemini Anlat Rken, Bi Imsel Sivriliklerden Ka Narak Devrimci Z Yetkin Bir Sanatsal Bile Imle Kayna T R R Getirdi I Derin Devrimci Ele Tiriyi Bu Artistik Becerisi Sayesinde Kitlelere En Yal N Ve En Zl Bir Bi Imde Iletir Y Zba N N K Z I Te Bu A Dan Da Rus Edebiyat Nda, Arl N Kat Sans R N N Nas L Etkisiz K L Nd N N Parlak Bir Rne Idir. 38 1773 1774. 176 14 9 17. .