Alexander Solzhenitsyn
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Alexander Solzhenitsyn a century in his life by D. M. Thomas

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Published by Little, Brown in London .
Written in English


  • Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr, -- 1918-,
  • Novelists, Russian -- 20th century -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p[561]-564.

StatementD.M. Thomas.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii,583p.,[24]p. of plates ;
Number of Pages583
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17455755M
ISBN 100316643297

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