Crime and Punishment
A destitute former student commits a random murder in St. Petersburg and believes he is a great man acting beyond moral law. As he plays a dangerous game with police, his conscience grows louder and guilt tightens around his neck. Only a downtrodden prostitute can offer him redemption.
First Published in 1866
Here is a list of books that I found particularly influential in my intellectual development. – source
2018-05-22T13:52:59.000ZIt would take you more than a weekend to bank out Crime and Punishment! Great book, though – source
2020-02-18T13:53:17.000Z@SohrabAhmari @li88yinc @jgcrum @BlueBoxDave @InezFeltscher @JarrettStepman Maybe the best book ever written. – source
You can reread the Russians. They are timeless. – source
2022-12-31T18:40:43.000Z📚 My favorite books These are not the most-influential or most-important books of all time [at least not all of them] — just the ones I like the most; or the most-important to me. I have almost certainly forgotten a whole bunch. – source