"The Brothers Karamazov" is a novel by F.M. Dostoevsky, published in 1880. The last big text of the writer. This is a deeply philosophical work, which touches upon the problems of freedom and will, morality, as well as the relationship of man with God. Dostoevsky wrote the text in Staraya Russa, and two months after publication he died of tuberculosis. "The Brothers Karamazov" completes the great pentateuch of the classic.