The GamblereBook - 2013
The Gambler is a novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky about a young tutor in the employment of a formerly wealthy Russian General. The novella reflects Dostoevsky's own addiction to roulette, which was in more ways than one the inspiration for the book: Dostoevsky completed the novella under a strict deadline so he could pay off gambling debts.
Publisher: [United States] : Start Publishing LLC : Made available through hoopla, 2013
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource