This account of a day in the life of a prisoner in a remote Siberian labour camp pays tribute to the capacity of man to survive under appalling conditions and an indictment of humanity that such conditions exist. This edition has been retranslated and revised and approved by the author.
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""One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich" yields, more than anything else, a beautiful sense of its author as a Chekhovian figure: simple, free of literary affectation, wholly serious."--"The New Republic "Book Description:
The authorised translation of the restored text of this shocking, heartbreaking Russian classic
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Book Description The Harvill Press, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110002716070