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Solzhenitsyn : a biography

Author: Michael Scammell
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Maps on lining papers. A biography of the Russian novelist who wrote "The Gulag Archipelago" and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Scammell, Michael.
Solzhenitsyn.
New York : Norton, c1984
(OCoLC)565924039
Named Person: Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenit︠s︡yn; Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenit︠s︡yn; Aleksandr I Solženicyn
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Scammell
ISBN: 0393018024 9780393018028 0393303780 9780393303780
OCLC Number: 10402712
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Description: 1051 p., 16 p. of plates : ill., map, ports. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Out of chaos and suffering --
Childhood --
Farewell to the old world --
Writer and communist --
Marriage --
Fighting for the fatherland --
Arrest --
An enemy of the toiling masses --
Two are an organization --
First steps in the Archipelago --
To the new Jerusalem --
Life among the trusties --
Special-assignment prisoner --
In the first circle --
The parting of the ways --
Not quite Siberia --
A son of Gulag --
Exiled "in perpetuity" --
Cancer ward --
Matryona's place --
The schoolmaster from Ryazan --
On the threshold --
Breakthrough --
A true helper of the party --
The crest of the wave --
First doubts --
Lenin Prize candidate --
Not another Pasternak --
Enter the KGB --
The turning point --
A period of adjustment --
The best form of defence --
Letter to the Writers' Congress --
Playing the western card --
Portrait of the artist at fifty --
Expulsion from the Writers' Union --
The taming of Novy Mir --
The Nobel Prize --
The start of a vast enterprise --
Death of a poet --
Whose life is it anyway? --
Divorce --
Coming into the open --
The Gulag Archipelago --
Deported --
First months in the West --
Taking positions --
Clarifications --
On the move --
Talking to the Europeans --
The sage of Vermont --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Michael Scammell.

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Maps on lining papers. A biography of the Russian novelist who wrote "The Gulag Archipelago" and was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

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