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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series)

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Overview

Literature Guides

Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, SparkNotes is a new breed of study guide: smarter, better, faster. Geared to what today's students need to know, SparkNotes provide:

  • Chapter-by-chapter analysis
  • Explanations of key themes, motifs, and symbols
  • A review quiz and essay topics
Lively and accessible, these guides are perfect for late-night studying and writing papers.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781411491090
  • Publisher: Barnes & Noble
  • Publication date: 10/11/2007
  • Series: SparkNotes Literature Guide Series
  • Format: Spark Note
  • Pages: 80
  • Sales rank: 872,187
  • Ships to U.S.and APO/FPO addresses only.

Table of Contents

Context 1
Plot Overview 3
Character List 7
Analysis of Major Characters 11
Ivan Denisovich Shukhov 11
Tyurin 12
Tsezar 12
Fetyukov 13
Alyoshka 13
Themes, Motifs & Symbols 15
The Struggle for Human Dignity 15
The Outrage of Unjust Punishment 15
The Importance of Faith 16
The Lack of Privacy 17
The Cold 17
Camaraderie 18
Shukhov's Spoon 18
Bread 19
Tsezar's Parcel 19
Summary & Analysis 21
Section 121
Section 223
Section 326
Section 427
Section 530
Section 632
Section 735
Section 838
Section 940
Section 1043
Important Quotations Explained 47
Key Facts 53
Study Questions & Essay Topics 57
Study Questions 57
Suggested Essay Topics 60
Review & Resources 61
Quiz 61
Suggestions for Further Reading 66
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