The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956, Volume 2: An Experiment in Literary Investigation

The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956, Volume 2: 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 in addition of heroism, a Stalinist anti-world on the middle of the Soviet Union the place the most important to survival lay now not in desire yet in melancholy. The paintings relies 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 resourceful power.

Volume 2 of the gripping epic masterpiece, the tale of Solzhenitsyn's front into the Soviet criminal camps, the place he might stay for almost a decade

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