Russian writer - 1 March 1913 18 October 1989
Georgy Gulia was born in the family of the founder of modern Abkhazian literature, one of the founders of modern Abkhazian writing Dmitry Gulia. After graduating from the Institute of the Transcaucasian Railway Engineers, he worked in his specialty; he participated in the construction of the Black Sea Railway. He studied journalism, painting, graphics. His first novel was published in 1930 - "on-ramp", then goes "Revenge" (1936). Short stories and novels for children published in the book "Stories by the fire" (1937). The pinnacle of historical Romance Gulia become a trilogy: "Pharaoh Akhenaten" (1968), "The Man from Athens. Chronicle in six books "(1969)," Sulla "(1971) .In the 1970-80s Georgy Gulia creates short stories and novellas included in numerous collections of his" small prose. «He continues to write about his homeland Abkhazia. Creates novels about the Viking Age ("Saga of Kari, his son Gunnar '), the Punic Wars (" Hannibal, son of Hamilcar ") artistic biography of Alexander Blok, Mikhail Lermontov, Omar Khayyam, Rembrandt.