Darkness at Noon
Bantam Books, 1968 - Kommunisticheskai︠a︡ partii︠a︡ Sovetskogo Soi︠u︡za - 216 pages
An aging revolutionary is imprisoned and psychologically tortured by the Party to which he has dedicated his life. He recalls a career that embodies the ironies and betrayals of a totalitarian government.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - JVioland - LibraryThing
One of the creators of a society is its latest victim in this allegory of Soviet life for the power elite. Chilling. Very authentic from what we know occurred based upon document drops after the fall of the Soviet Union. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - xuebi - LibraryThing
Darkness at Noon is Arthur Koestler's most famous work and his most powerful. The story of Rubashov, a revolutionary and once key figure in the unnamed country's government, who is now imprisoned and ... Read full review