Journey into the Whirlwind

Journey into the Whirlwind


Eugenia Ginzburg's severely acclaimed memoir of the harrowing eighteen years she spent in prisons and exertions camps lower than Stalin's rule

 

By the past due Nineteen Thirties, Eugenia Semyonovna Ginzburg have been a faithful and intensely energetic member of the Communist get together for a few years. but like thousands of others who suffered in the course of Stalin's reign of terror, she was once arrested—on trumped-up fees of being a Trotskyist terrorist and counter-revolutionary—and sentenced to felony. With an grand eye for aspect, profound power, and an indefatigable spirit, Ginzburg recounts the years, days, and mins she continued in prisons and exertions camps, together with years of solitary confinement. A vintage account of survival, Journey into the Whirlwind is taken into account some of the most vital records of Stalin's regime.

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