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“Science and Fear (Slaves do not Repent)” by Ilya Polyak
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Author: Ilya Polyak
Novel title: “Science and Fear (Slaves do not Repent)”
Genre: Cerebral prose
Style: Classical narration.
Volume: about 131,000 words.
The novel three parts (The Fifth Column, Degeneration, and Global Warming) are subdivided in 46 chapters. Part1 has already edited.
I need editing Part2 (about 44,000 words) and Part3 (about 44,000 words).

The novel is a blend of entertaining plot-line and memoirs as well as a mixture of genres: from afflatus of a scientist to revelations of women’s prose and psychological excursus with tender, tart and bitter tinge. The events are going on in Russia and the USA.
The novel presents an artistic description of Weltanschauung of three generations of the oppressed but unsubdued intellectuals during the last years of the doomed regime. It acquaints with their everyday life, passions and entertainments, understanding of their profession, religion, despotism, democracy. The protagonists are the Soviet fifth column representatives, w...

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Classical
Job ID: 25877500
 
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Creative concept to final edit.
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I am a new college graduate, having earned my diploma in French and Russian from a US institution (native US English speaker). Since graduating,...
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