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Kolyma Tales

by Varlam Shalamov

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translated by John Glad

It is estimated that some three million people died in the Soviet forced-labour camps of Kolyma, in the northeastern area of Siberia. Shalamov himself spent seventeen years there, and in these stories he vividly captures the lives of ordinary people caught up in terrible circumstances, whose hopes and plans extended to further than a few hours. This new enlarged edition combines two collections previously published in the United States as Kolyma Tales and Graphite.

Paperback: 528 Pages
Product Dimensions: 129 x 198 mm
ISBN: 9780140186956

Published by Penguin Books