The Gulag Archipelago Volume 1: An Experiment in Literary Investigation (Paperback)

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

Volume 1 of the gripping epic masterpiece, Solzhenitsyn's chilling report of his arrest and interrogation, which exposed to the world the vast bureaucracy of secret police that haunted Soviet society. 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

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“Best Nonfiction Book of the Twentieth Century”

“The greatest and most powerful single indictment of a political regime ever leveled in modern times.”

“It is impossible to name a book that had a greater effect on the political and moral consciousness of the late twentieth century.”

“Solzhenitsyn’s masterpiece. ... The Gulag Archipelago helped create the world we live in today.”


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Product Details
ISBN: 9780061253713
ISBN-10: 0061253715
Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics
Publication Date: August 7th, 2007
Pages: 704
Language: English
Series: Gulag Archipelago