Portrait of Yevgeny Zamyatin, 1923 by Boris Kustodiev (Russian 1878-1927)...Zamyatin (1884-1937) was a controversial Russian author of science fiction and political satire, who was banned and exiled by the communist regime.
“But you can't plead with autumn. No. The midnight wind stalked through the woods, hooted to frighten you, swept everything away for the approaching winter, whirled the leaves. ("The North")” ― Yevgeny Zamyatin
Title:We Author: Yevgeny Zamyatin "A page-turning SF adventure, a masterpiece of wit and black humor that accurately predicted the horrors of Stalinism, We is the classic dystopian novel. Its message of hope and warning is as timely at the end of the twentieth century as it was at the beginning." from goodreads http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/76171.We