Yevgeny Petrov

YEVGENY PETROVICH PETROV (born Katayev, 1903-1942) was a famous satirist and humorist, and the brother of the writer Valentin Katayev. After the death of his co-author, Ilya Ilf (see above), he did much to preserve Ilf’s writings and heritage. He died during the Second World War, while working as a war correspondent.


Wicked Cold (January/February 2005)
The Twelve Chairs (October 1997)
Katya (33: Military Tales)

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