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 - greeniezona - LibraryThing
In the middle of our read-a-thon, I decided to pull a book from the bookslut 100 list. I ended up pulling Darkness at Noon, even though I knew hardly anything about it. As a fan of science fiction, I ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MiaCulpa - LibraryThing
A superlative novel by Koestler that envisages the Stalinist purges so well, at a time that presumably meant that Koestler had to watch his back for any ice pick wielding figures. Once a leading ... Read full review