Category:Vasily Azhayev

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Vasily Nikolayevich Azhayev (Russian: Васи́лий Никола́евич Ажа́ев; born February 12 [O.S. January 30] 1915- April 27, 1968) was a Russian writer, best known as the author of the novel Daleko ot Moskvy ("Далеко от Москвы"; Far from Moscow) (1948)

Vasily Azhayev 
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Soviet writer
Date of birth 30 January 1915 (in Julian calendar)
Date of death 27 April 1968
Moscow (Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, Soviet Union)
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Member of
  • USSR Union of Writers
Award received
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