One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics)

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Solzhenitsyn depicts the fate of millions of Russians under Stalin in a world of brutality, hard manual labour and freezing cold in a Siberian labour camp where men stuggle to survive both the terrible rigours of nature and the inhumanity of the system that defines their conditions.

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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

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"A masterpiece...Squarely in the mainstream of Russia's great literary traditions."

aA masterpiecea]Squarely in the mainstream of Russiaas great literary traditions.a
a"The Nation"

Cannot fail to arouse bitterness and pain in the heart of the reader. A literary and political event of the first magnitude.
New Statesman
Stark . . . the story of how one falsely accused convict and his fellow prisoners survived or perished in an arctic slave labor camp after the war.
Time
Both as a political tract and as a literary work, it is in the Doctor Zhivago category.
Washington Post
Dramatic . . . outspoken . . . graphically detailed . . . a moving human record.
Library Journal"

"Cannot fail to arouse bitterness and pain in the heart of the reader. A literary and political event of the first magnitude."
-New Statesman
"Stark . . . the story of how one falsely accused convict and his fellow prisoners survived or perished in an arctic slave labor camp after the war."
-Time
"Both as a political tract and as a literary work, it is in the Doctor Zhivago category."
-Washington Post
"Dramatic . . . outspoken . . . graphically detailed . . . a moving human record."
-Library Journal

-Cannot fail to arouse bitterness and pain in the heart of the reader. A literary and political event of the first magnitude.-
-New Statesman
-Stark . . . the story of how one falsely accused convict and his fellow prisoners survived or perished in an arctic slave labor camp after the war.-
-Time
-Both as a political tract and as a literary work, it is in the Doctor Zhivago category.-
-Washington Post
-Dramatic . . . outspoken . . . graphically detailed . . . a moving human record.-
-Library Journal

"A masterpiece...Squarely in the mainstream of Russia's great literary traditions."--The Nation
"An extraordinary human document."--Moscow's Daily Mail
"Cannot fail to arouse bitterness and pain in the heart of the reader. A literary and political event of the first magnitude."--New Statesman
"Stark...the story of how one falsely accused convict and his fellow prisoners survived or perished in an arctic slave labor camp after the war."--Time
"Both as a political tract and as a literary work, it is in the Doctor Zhivago category."--Washington Post
"Dramatic...outspoken...graphically detailed...a moving human record."--Library Journal

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