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Gorky

also Gorki, Maksim also Maxim Pen name of Aleksei Maksimovich Peshkov. 1868-1936.
Russian writer who supported the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917 and helped develop socialist realism as the officially accepted literary aesthetic. His works include The Life of Klim Samgin (1927-1936), an unfinished cycle of novels.

Gorki

(Russian ˈɡɔrjkij) or

Gorky

n
(Placename) the former name (until 1991) of Nizhni Novgorod

Gorki

(Russian ˈɡɔrjkij) or

Gorky

n
(Biography) Maxim (makˈsim), pen name of Aleksey Maximovich Peshkov. 1868–1936, Russian novelist, dramatist, and short-story writer, noted for his depiction of the outcasts of society. His works include the play The Lower Depths (1902), the novel Mother (1907), and an autobiographical trilogy (1913–23)

Gor•ki

(ˈgɔr ki)

n.
1. Also, Gorky. Maxim (Aleksey Maksimovich Pyeshkov), 1868–1936, Russian novelist and playwright.
2. former name (1932–91) of Nizhni Novgorod.
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Noun1.Gorki - Russian writer of plays and novels and short storiesGorki - Russian writer of plays and novels and short stories; noted for his depiction of social outcasts
2.Gorki - an industrial city in the European part of RussiaGorki - an industrial city in the European part of Russia; birthplace of Maksim Gorky
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
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The Welsh's only struggle was in the third frame where Gorki exhibited some quality potting to win the frame 79-50 before Pagett got back to his rhythm and posted 66 points break to continue his lead.
A partir de ese momento, pocos meses antes de que su salud se viera resentida, el lider de la Revolucion se entrego en cuerpo y alma a urdir un plan con el que llevar a cabo las primeras deportaciones colectivas de quienes se creian cerebros de la nacion y que no eran mas que su "mierda", tal y como expreso Lenin en una de las cartas que remitio a Maximo Gorki.
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Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev (L) speaks during an interview with Agence France Presse in the Gorki outside Moscow.
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