The Gulag Archipelago: Experiment in Literary Investigation v. 2
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The Gulag Archipelago: Experiment in Literary Investigation v. 2

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"BEST NONFICTION BOOK OF THE 20TH CENTURY" --Time

Volume 2 of the Nobel Prize-winner's towering masterpiece: the story of Solzhenitsyn's entrance into the Soviet prison camps, where he would remain for nearly a decade. Features a new foreword by Anne Applebaum."The greatest and most powerful single indictment of a political regime ever leveled in modern times." --George F. Kennan"It is impossible to name a book that had a greater effect on the political and moral consciousness of the late twentieth century." --David Remnick, The New Yorker"Solzhenitsyn's masterpiece. ... The Gulag Archipelago helped create the world we live in today." --Anne Applebaum, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Gulag: A History, from the foreword
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Product details

  • Paperback | 712 pages
  • 133.6 x 204.72 x 34.04mm | 580.6g
  • HarperPerennial
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Reissue
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0061253723
  • 9780061253720
  • 109,351

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Volume 2 of the gripping epic masterpiece, The story of Solzhenitsyn's entrance into the Soviet prison camps, where he would remain for Nearly a decade
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"Volume Two is concerned with the daily life and death of the prisoners, among whom Solzhenitsyn spent eight years. ... A powerful chronicle. ... A testament to the tensile strength of the human spirit."--Newsweek, on Volume II
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