[suh-roh-kin, saw-; Russian suh-raw-kyin]
Pi·ti·rim A·le·xan·dro·vitch [pi-ti-reem al-ig-zan-druh-vich, -zahn-; Russian pyi-tyi-ryeem uh-lyi-ksahn-druh-vyich] /pɪ tɪˈrim ˌæl ɪgˈzæn drə vɪtʃ, -ˈzɑn-; Russian pyɪ tyɪˈryim ʌ lyɪˈksɑn drə vyɪtʃ/, 1889–1968, U.S. sociologist, born in Russia.
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Jamey Gambrell's translation is good, but Sorokin has given her a mighty challenge.
Sorokin's book is, simply put, an alternative vision of the universe, from Earth's formation to its eventual end.