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The Gulag Archipelago Volume 2: An Experiment in Literary Investigation

The Gulag Archipelago Volume 2: An Experiment in Literary Investigation

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Overview

“BEST NONFICTION BOOK OF THE 20TH CENTURY” —Time

Volume 2 of the Nobel Prize-winner’s towering masterpiece: the story of Solzhenitsyn's entrance into the Soviet prison camps, where he would remain for nearly a decade. Features a new foreword by Anne Applebaum. “The greatest and most powerful single indictment of a political regime ever leveled in modern times.” —George F. Kennan “It is impossible to name a book that had a greater effect on the political and moral consciousness of the late twentieth century.” —David Remnick, The New Yorker “Solzhenitsyn’s masterpiece. ... The Gulag Archipelago helped create the world we live in today.” —Anne Applebaum, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Gulag: A History, from the foreword

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781094192154
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 09/15/2020
Sales rank: 693,171
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 5.70(h) x 0.00(d)

About the Author

Frederick Davidson (1932–2005), also known as David Case, was one of the most prolific readers in the audiobook industry, recording more than eight hundred audiobooks in his lifetime, including over two hundred for Blackstone Audio. Born in London, he trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and performed for many years in radio plays for the British Broadcasting Company before coming to America in 1976. He received AudioFile’s Golden Voice Award and numerous Earphones Awards and was nominated for a Grammy for his readings.


 


Aleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn (1918–2008) was sentenced to prison for eight years for criticizing Stalin and the Soviet government in private letters. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1968.

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