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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn


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1970
   the winner was   
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
USSR, 1918-2008; "for the ethical force with which he has pursued the indispensable traditions of Russian literature"
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
   wrote   
Cancer Ward
1967. Semi-autobiographical novel by Russian author Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, banned in the Soviet Union in 1968
1974
   was the year   
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn Was Exiled from the USSR
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
   was an   
Author
Also historian and Nobel Laureate. This literary giant's writings exposed the oppressive regime of Soviet Communism. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1970. b. 11 Dec 1918, d. 3 August 2008
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
   wrote   
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
1962. One of the most chilling novels about the oppression of totalitarian regimes and the first to open Western eyes to the terrors of Stalin's prison camps; if Solzhenitsyn later became Russia's conscience in exile, this is the book with which he first challenged the brutal might of the Soviet Union.
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
   wrote   
The First Circle
1968. The novel details the life of the occupants of a gulag prison camp located in the Moscow suburbs, the Marfino sharashka. Many of the prisoners (zeks) are technicians or academics who have been arrested under Article 58 of the RSFSR Penal Code in Stalin's purges following the Second World War.
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
   wrote   
The Gulag Archipelago
1973 based on the Soviet forced labor and concentration camp system. The three-volume book is a massive narrative relying on eyewitness testimony and primary research material, as well as the author's own experiences as a prisoner in a Gulag labor camp.
Ward Thirteen
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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
"Cancer Ward", 1968






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