The Resource Gulag : a history, Anne Applebaum

Gulag : a history, Anne Applebaum

Label
Gulag : a history
Title
Gulag
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Anne Applebaum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A fully documented history of the Soviet camp system, from its origins in the Russian Revolution to its collapse in the era of glasnost. Anne Applebaum first lays out the chronological history of the camps and the logic behind their creation, enlargement, and maintenance. Applebaum also examines how life was lived within this shadow country: how prisoners worked, how they ate, where they lived, how they died, how they survived. She examines their guards and their jailers, the horrors of transportation in empty cattle cars, the strange nature of Soviet arrests and trials, the impact of World War II, the relations between different national and religious groups, and the escapes, as well as the extraordinary rebellions, that took place in the 1950s. She concludes by examining the disturbing question why the Gulag has remained relatively obscure, in the historical memory of both the former Soviet Union and the West
Cataloging source
HT#
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Applebaum, Anne
Dewey number
365/.45/094709041
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Concentration camps
  • Forced labor
  • Prisons
  • Soviet Union
Label
Gulag : a history, Anne Applebaum
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • OverDrive eBook
  • Electronic resource
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (678 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788499922294
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
FE90BF05-FCDB-4B64-B561-6D9AB8F7E011
System control number
  • (OCoLC)681407459
  • ocn681407459
Label
Gulag : a history, Anne Applebaum
Link
Publication
Note
  • OverDrive eBook
  • Electronic resource
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (678 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788499922294
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
FE90BF05-FCDB-4B64-B561-6D9AB8F7E011
System control number
  • (OCoLC)681407459
  • ocn681407459

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