Darkness at Noon

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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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User 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

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User 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

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