Drawing On His Own Incarceration And Exile, As Well As On Evidence From Than 200 Fellow Prisoners And Soviet Archives, Aleksandr I Solzhenitsyn Reveals The Entire Apparatus Of Soviet Repression The State Within The State That Ruled All Powerfully Through Truly Shakespearean Portraits Of Its Victims Men, Women, And Children We Encounter Secret Police Operations, Labor Camps And Prisons The Uprooting Or Extermination Of Whole Populations, The Welcome That Awaited Russian Soldiers Who Had Been German Prisoners Of War Yet We Also Witness The Astounding Moral Courage Of The Incorruptible, Who, Defenseless, Endured Great Brutality And Degradation The Gulag Archipelago 1918 1956 A Grisly Indictment Of A Regime, Fashioned Here Into A Veritable Literary Miracle Has Now Been Updated With A New Introduction That Includes The Fall Of The Soviet Union And Solzhenitsyn S Move Back To Russia.
was a Soviet and Russian novelist, dramatist, and historian Through his writings he helped to make the world aware of the Gulag, the Soviet Union s forced labor camp system particularly The Gulag Archipelago and One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich, two of his best known works Solzhenitsyn was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1970 He was exiled from the Soviet Union in 1974 and returned to Russia in 1994 Solzhenitsyn was the father of Ignat Solzhenitsyn, a conductor and pianist.AKA
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