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The Unquiet Ghost

Russians Remember Stalin

by Adam Hochschild

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Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • Russia (pre & post Soviet Union),
  • Soviet Union,
  • History / General,
  • History: World,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9303659M
    ISBN 100140157956
    ISBN 109780140157956

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He lives in Berkeley, California/5. Injournalist and memoirist Hochschild (Half the Way Home, ; The Mirror at Midnight, ) spent six months in Russia talking to prison camp survivors, retired concentration camp guards, and countless others: the result is a riveting and eloquent evocation of a country still haunted by the ghost.

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