Victims Return, The : Survivors of the Gulag after Stalin
By: Cohen, Stephen F.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: London : I.B.Tauris, 2011Description: 1 online resource (225 p.).ISBN: 9780857719690.Subject(s): Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971 -- Influence | Kommunisticheskaia partiia Sovetskogo Soiuza -- Purges | Political prisoners -- Soviet Union -- History | Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 20th century | Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953 -- InfluenceGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Victims Return, The : Survivors of the Gulag after StalinDDC classification: 947.085 LOC classification: HV9712 .C64 2010Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Contents; Prologue; 1. The History of a Book; 2. Liberation; 3. The Victims Return; 4. The Rise and Fall of ""Khrushchev's Zeks""; 5. The Victims Vanish, and Return Again; Epilogue
Stalin's Reign of terror in the Soviet Union has been called 'the other Holocaust'. During the Stalin years, it is thought that more innocent men, women and children perished than in Hitler's destruction of the European Jews. Many millions died in Stalin's Gulag of torture prisons and forced-labour camps, yet others survived and were freed after his death in 1953. _x000D__x000D_This book is the story of the survivors. Long kept secret by Soviet repression and censorship, it is now told by renowned author and historian Stephen F. Cohen, who came to know many former Gulag inmates during his freq
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