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We know a great deal about the Nazi death camps, but almost nothing about the vast network of labour camps which were once scattered across Russia - from the White Sea to the Black Sea, and from the Ar...

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Thorough, Informative, Interesting

Hard to follow, some russian knowledge required

A very challenging book not for the faint hearted. I am an avid reader of similar books, (prison accounts, WWII Camps) and rushed out to buy as soon as available. I noticed after only a couple of chapters that i was having to look back and cross reference facts and figures , due to the sheer...

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Contains mass amounts of information and original ...

length and vocabularly may not suit everyone

Applebaum's book: Gulag: A History, is a book covering the entire Soviet development of these concentration camps and follows the effect on the Soviet citizens that were under Stalin's Terror. Applebaum has an entertaining style of writing and utilizes many private memoirs to support her views...

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