Gulag: A History of the Soviet Camps (Anne Applebaum) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my History Russia shelves. priced at £8.50! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…
London: Allen Lane, 2003, Hardback in dust wrapper.
A Later Printing. Contains: Black & white photographs; Maps; Glossary; Frontispiece;
From the cover: This landmark book uncovers for the first time in detail one of the greatest horrors of the twentieth century: the vast system of Soviet camps that were responsible for the deaths of countless millions.
Gulag is the only major history in any language to draw together the mass of memoirs and writings on the Soviet camps that have been published in Russia and the West. Using these, as well as her own original research in NKVD archives and interviews with survivors, Anne Applebaum has written a fully documented history of the camp system: from its origins under the tsars, to its colossal expansion under Stalins re…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently faded at the spine of the dust wrapper. Pages lightly age-tanned.
Burgundy boards with Silver titling to the Spine. [XII] 610 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.