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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn was a Russian novelist, historian, and critic of Soviet totalitarianism. He helped to raise global awareness of the gulag and the Soviet Union's forced labor camp system. While his writings were long suppressed in the USSR, he wrote many books, most notably The Gulag Archipelago, One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich, August 1914 and Cancer Ward. Solzhenitsyn was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1970, "for the ethical force with which he has pursued the indispensable traditions of Russian literature". He was expelled from the Soviet Union in 1974 but returned to Russia in 1994 after the dissolution of the Soviet Union.

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Google previewRussia and the United States: An Analytical Survey of Archival Documents and Historical Studies (2016)

Documents, Data, and Analysis by Zbigniew K Brzezinski

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn is a patriot in the Slavophile tradition who ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Literary Translation Into English: A-L (2000)

by O. Classe

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Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Carter Era (2013)

by Diane Kaufman, Scott Kaufman

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn became a famous Soviet novelist and historian.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Literature and Politics: S-Z (2005)

by M. Keith Booker

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: Critical Essays and Documentary Materials.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Human Rights and Humanitarian Organizations (2007)

by Edward S. Mihalkanin, Robert F. Gorman

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: The Ascent from Ideology. Lanham, MD: Rowman ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Politics and Religion (2013)

2-volume Set by Robert Wuthnow

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The next war... may well bury Western civilization forever. (Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn)
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