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Boris Pasternak: The Man Behind ‘Doctor Zhivago’ and His Impact on World Literature

Born on this day February 10, 1890 in Moscow, Boris Pasternak, a renowned Russian poet, novelist, and literary translator was a seminal figure in 20th-century world literature. His most notable work, Doctor Zhivago, an epic tale set in the tumultuous period of Russian history from the beginning of the 20th century to the Second World War, garnered …

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