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Journey into the whirlwind

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Eugenia Ginzburg's critically acclaimed memoir of the harrowing eighteen years she spent in prisons and labor camps under Stalin's rule

 

By the late 1930s, Eugenia Semyonovna Ginzburg had been a loyal and very active member of the Communist Party for many years. Yet like millions of others who suffered during Stalin's reign of terror, she was arrested—on trumped-up charges of being a Trotskyist terrorist and counter-revolutionary—and sentenced to prison. With an amazing eye for detail, profound strength, and an indefatigable spirit, Ginzburg recounts the years, days, and minutes she endured in prisons and labor camps, including two years of solitary confinement. A classic account of survival, Journey into the Whirlwind is considered one of the most important documents of Stalin's regime.

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Both witness to and victim of Stalins reign of terror, a courageous woman tells the story of her harrowing eighteen-year odyssey through Russias prisons and labor camps. Translated by Paul Stevenson and Max Hayward. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book

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ISBN:
9780156465090
Author:
Ginzburg, Eugenia S
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Author:
Ginzburg, Eugenia
Location:
San Diego Calif.
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Soviet Union
Subject:
Political prisoners
Subject:
Soviet Union Social conditions.
Subject:
Sociology - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
23
Publication Date:
1975
Binding:
Paperback
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
8 x 5.31 in

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Product details 432 pages New York,Harcourt Brace Jovanovich[1975, c1967] - English 9780156465090 Reviews:
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Both witness to and victim of Stalins reign of terror, a courageous woman tells the story of her harrowing eighteen-year odyssey through Russias prisons and labor camps. Translated by Paul Stevenson and Max Hayward. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book

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