Krasnoe Koleso. Uzel 2: Oktiabr' Shestnadtsatogo.: Povestvovan'e v otmerennyh srokah. Kniga 1

Krasnoe Koleso. Uzel 2: Oktiabr' Shestnadtsatogo.: Povestvovan'e v otmerennyh srokah. Kniga 1

by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

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In the book, a wide-ranging picture of the social situation and public sentiments in Russia in the third year of the First World War. Against this background, traces the personal lives of the characters, from a simple soldier and the working of the underground to the Emperor. Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn ( 11 December 1918 - 3 August 2008) was a Russian writer, dissident and activist. He helped to raise global awareness of the Gulag and the Soviet Union's forced labor camp system. While his writings were often suppressed, he wrote several books most notably The Gulag Archipelago and One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich, two of his best-known works. For the ethical force with which he has pursued the indispensable traditions of Russian literature,Solzhenitsyn was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1970. He was expelled from the Soviet Union in 1974 but returned to Russia in 1994 after the Soviet system had collapsed.

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ISBN-13: 9785969110434
Publisher: Vremya
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Sold by: Bookwire
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 640
File size: 779 KB
Age Range: 16 Years

About the Author

Алекса́ндр Иса́евич Солжени́цын (11 декабря 1918, Кисловодск — 3 августа 2008, Москва) — русский писатель, публицист, поэт, общественный и политический деятель, живший и работавший в СССР, Швейцарии, США и России. Лауреат Нобелевской премии по литературе (1970). Диссидент, в течение нескольких десятилетий (1960-е — 1980-е годы) активно выступавший против коммунистических идей, политического строя СССР и политики его властей. Помимо художественных литературных произведений, затрагивающих, как правило, острые общественно-политические вопросы, получил широкую известность своими историко-публицистическими произведениями по истории России XIX—XX веков.

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