He saw in the "image" Quiet Flows the Don "," "coherent nationalist ideology system", and Sholokhov - the "ideology of the Cossacks in his prosperous part" 116. These harsh ideological and political attacks, even at that time went beyond the limits of acceptance, where the main requirement was a "dominant ideological movement" of the novel, published SKAPP'a authority "on the rise" with quite a specific purpose - to force change Sholokhov "dominant political" novel, -.. ie, do what so wrongly accuses him of literary D *. From the author of "Quiet Flows the Don" required to give a straight answer to the question: with whom, on whose side - revolution or counter-revolution - it is located? And it warned that the response will depend on the further evolution of the character of Gregory Melehova. "Since Melekhov a synthesized way, is a type of staggering Cossacks, then let's follow it to the end. If tottering Cossacks (ie, therefore Melekhov -. FK) will be revolutionary, then we will not be able to throw reproach Sholokhov "117.