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Nearly 3 million people died in the forced-labor camps of Kolyma, the northeastern region of Siberia. Varlam Shalamov, considered by many to be Russia's greatest living writer, spent seventeen years there and set down the Kolyma experience in powerful short stories. This is the second, more extensive collection which presents a somewhat different view of the camps and the ...more
Hardcover, 287 pages
Published October 1st 1981 by W. W. Norton & Company
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Varlam Tikhonovich Shalamov (Russian: Варлам Тихонович Шаламов; June 18, 1907–January 17, 1982), baptized as Varlaam, was a Russian writer, journalist, poet and Gulag survivor.

Alternate spellings of his name:
Chalamov, Varlam
Szałamov, Warłam
Schalamow, Warlam
Shalamov, V. T.
Шаламов, Варлам Тихонович
שלאמוב , ורלאם

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Kolyma Tales Колымские рассказы. Стихотворения Очерки преступного мира Durch den Schnee: Erzählungen aus Kolyma 1 Οι βιβλιοθήκες μου

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