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Nikolai Chernyshevsky: What is to be done? Tales about New People

Virago Press, London, 1982 (1863) Original translation from Russian by Benjamin R. Tucker, expanded by Cathy Porter

* 1863, Saratov, Russia, † 1889, Saratov, Russia

Charge: Subversion
Prison: Peter and Paul Fortress, St. Petersburg (Map)

In 1862, Chernyshevsky was sentenced to civil execution (mock execution), followed by penal servitude (1864-72), and by exile to Vilyuisk, Siberia (1872-83).

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