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The oak and the calf

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

The oak and the calf

sketches of literary life in the Soviet Union

by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

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Published by Collins/Fontana in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr, -- 1918- -- Biography.,
  • Authors, Russian -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlexander Solzhenitsyn ; translatedfrom the Russian by Harry Willetts.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3488.04Z/
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii,568p. ;
    Number of Pages568
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14876847M
    ISBN 100006342833
    OCLC/WorldCa16543113

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    Solzhenitsyn's own story of his years of struggle with the Soviet authorities over the writing and publication of his works in the U.S.S.R. Of interest and significance not only in revealing the workings of the Soviet system, but also in illustrating the dilemmas posed by the dissidents both to the Kremlin and to the West. The Gulag Archipelago: An Experiment in Literary Investigation (Russian: Архипелаг ГУЛАГ, Arkhipelag GULAG) is a three-volume, non-fiction text written between and by Russian writer and historian Aleksandr was first published in , followed by an English translation the following : Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn.

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The title of this book comes from a sentence about going on as long as life goes on, "or until the calf breaks its neck butting the oak, or until the oak cracks and comes crashing down." Russians.

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