One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich

Author: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1466839414
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The only English translation authorized by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn First published in the Soviet journal Novy Mir in 1962, One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich stands as a classic of contemporary literature. The story of labor-camp inmate Ivan Denisovich Shukhov, it graphically describes his struggle to maintain his dignity in the face of communist oppression. An unforgettable portrait of the entire world of Stalin's forced work camps, One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich is one of the most extraordinary literary documents to have emerged from the Soviet Union and confirms Solzhenitsyn's stature as "a literary genius whose talent matches that of Dosotevsky, Turgenev, Tolstoy"--Harrison Salisbury This unexpurgated 1991 translation by H. T. Willetts is the only authorized edition available and fully captures the power and beauty of the original Russian.

One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich

Author: Alexis Klimoff
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
ISBN: 9780810112148
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"Alexis Klimoff's companion to Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich includes a general introduction discussing the work in the context of Solzhenitsyn's oeuvre as well as its place within the Russian literary tradition. Also included are primary sources and other background materials, as well as discussions of the work by leading scholars and an annotated bibliography. Combining the highest order of scholarship with accessibility, this critical companion illuminates a great work of Russian literature, and will enhance its appreciation by both teachers and students." --Book Jacket.

One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich

Author: Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenit︠s︡yn
Publisher: New Amer Library
ISBN: 9780451228147
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Ivan Denisovich faces daily hardships and struggles to maintain his humanity while being a prisoner in a Stalinist labor camp.

One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich

Author: Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenit︠s︡yn
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0374226423
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A harrowing novel about life in a Stalinist labor camp in Siberia and one man's heroic struggle to survive.

One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich

Author: Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenitsyn
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ISBN: 9781773236131
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Foreshadowing his later detailed accounts of the Soviet prison-camp system, Solzhenitsyn's classic portrayal of life in the gulag is all the more powerful for being slighter and more personal than those later monumental volumes. Continuing the tradition of the great nineteenth-century Russian novelists, especially Dostoevsky and Tolstoy, Solzhenitsyn is fully worthy of them in narrative power and moral authority. His greatest work.

Solzhenitsyn S One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich

Author: Robert Porter
Publisher: Duckworth Publishing
ISBN: 9781853994708
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Alexander Solzhenitsyn was an unknown author until the publication of "One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich" in 1962, the book that was to win him the Nobel Prize in 1970. It is an account of a barely literate Russian peasant's surviving a single day in one of Stalin's labour camps. It depicted the intricacies and resilience of the human spirit in a style comparable with Tolstoy and Dostoyevsky. This study gauges the political and literary impact that the book has made in Russia and abroad, and examines its more universal, intrinsic qualities

One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich

Author: Franz G. Blaha
Publisher: Cliff Notes
ISBN: 9780822009603
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. In CliffsNotes on One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich, you explore the short book that established Alexander Solzhenitsyn′s reputation and instantly placed him on the master list of human rights advocates. It describes a typical day in the life of an inmate in the Siberian prison camps of Stalinist Soviet Union. This study guide carefully documents the ordeal of prisoner S–854 through his ten–year sentence in the Gulag. You′ll find a summary and critical analyses of each section of the novel, and explore the life and background of the author, Alexander Solzhenitsyn, and gain insight into how he came to write the novel. Other features that help you study include Character analyses of major and minor players A history of the Gulag prison system and what crimes could get people sentenced to them Critical essays on levels of meaning in the novel and narrative perspective A review section that tests your knowledge Suggested theme topics and a selected bibliography Classic literature or modern modern–day treasure — you′ll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich

Author: Александр Исаевич Солженицын
Publisher: N A L
ISBN: 9780451527097
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Presents a new translation of the fictional account of the daily hardships a prisoner endures in a Stalinist labor camp