foma gordeyev


This novel tells the story of the rise and fall of the merchant class  in Russia before the twentieth century.

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Foma Gordeyev

Maxim Gorky’s novel Foma Gordeyev a 1899 novel that looks at life in Russia during the twentieth century.And also at the merchant class.They are the backbone of the Russian Society before the revolution. It traces the rise and fall of the merchant class. As a matter of fact Ignat Gordeyev  and his son Foma are deeply involved in business. Needless to say they own boats and ships that ply the Voka. Ignat  powerful and  ruthless