The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956, Volume 1: An Experiment in Literary Investigation

The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956, Volume 1: An Experiment in Literary Investigation

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn


The Gulag Archipelago is Solzhenitsyn's masterwork, an enormous canvas of camps, prisons, transit centres and mystery police, of informers and spies and interrogators and likewise of heroism, a Stalinist anti-world on the middle of the Soviet Union the place the major to survival lay no longer in wish yet in melancholy. The paintings is predicated at the testimony of a few 200 survivors, and at the recollection of Solzhenitsyn's personal 11 years in labour camps and exile. it's either a completely researched rfile and a feat of literary and inventive power.

Volume 1 of the gripping epic masterpiece, Solzhenitsyn's chilling record of his arrest and interrogation, which uncovered to the realm the significant forms of mystery police that haunted Soviet society

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