Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich

Introduction

Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich p?st?rn?k?, Rus. b?r?s ly???ny?d?v?ch p?sty?rnk [key], 1890?1960, Russian poet and translator. Pasternak became an international symbol of the incorruptible moral courage of an artist in conflict with his political environment.

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