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The Resource Women of the Gulag : portraits of five remarkable lives, Paul R. Gregory

Women of the Gulag : portraits of five remarkable lives, Paul R. Gregory

Label
Women of the Gulag : portraits of five remarkable lives
Title
Women of the Gulag
Title remainder
portraits of five remarkable lives
Statement of responsibility
Paul R. Gregory
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the course of three decades, Joseph Stalin's Gulag, a vast network of forced labor camps and settlements, held many millions of prisoners. People in every corner of the Soviet Union lived in daily terror of imprisonment and execution. In researching the surviving threads of memoirs and oral reminiscences of five women victimized by the Gulag, author Paul R. Gregory has stitched together a collection of stories from the female perspective, a view in short supply. Capturing the fear, paranoia, and unbearable hardship that were hallmarks of Stalin's Great Terror, Gregory relates the storie
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Paul R
Dewey number
365/.45092520947
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DK268.A1
LC item number
G724 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Hoover Institution Press publication
Series volume
no. 631
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • GULag NKVD
  • Women political prisoners
  • Political persecution
  • Concentration camps
  • Prisons
  • Forced labor
  • Soviet Union
  • GULag NKVD
  • HISTORY
  • Concentration camps
  • Forced labor
  • Political persecution
  • Prisons
  • Women political prisoners
  • Soviet Union
  • Straflager
  • Weibliche politische Gefangene
  • Stalinismus
  • Sowjetunion
Label
Women of the Gulag : portraits of five remarkable lives, Paul R. Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Terror's human face -- Stalin : struggles and successes -- Agnessa : elite NKVD wife -- Maria : portrait of the new Soviet family -- Evgenia : luxury with a beast -- Adile : princess bride of Abkhazia -- Fekla : child of the kulaks -- Stalin : the storm descends -- Agnessa : crashing a funeral -- Stalin : launching the great terror -- Agnessa : the purge spreads far and wide -- Maria : a narrow escape -- Evgenia : socialist realist -- Adile : the master will not abandon us -- Fekla : becoming a Bolshevik -- Stalin : the master needs a scapegoat -- Agnessa : new year's eve with the Master -- Maria : wife of a traitor to the motherland -- Evgenia : losing everything -- Adile : return and arrest -- Fekla : face of the future -- Aftermath
Control code
859581817
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 246 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817915766
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc3301918
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
doe5mg9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)859581817
Label
Women of the Gulag : portraits of five remarkable lives, Paul R. Gregory
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Terror's human face -- Stalin : struggles and successes -- Agnessa : elite NKVD wife -- Maria : portrait of the new Soviet family -- Evgenia : luxury with a beast -- Adile : princess bride of Abkhazia -- Fekla : child of the kulaks -- Stalin : the storm descends -- Agnessa : crashing a funeral -- Stalin : launching the great terror -- Agnessa : the purge spreads far and wide -- Maria : a narrow escape -- Evgenia : socialist realist -- Adile : the master will not abandon us -- Fekla : becoming a Bolshevik -- Stalin : the master needs a scapegoat -- Agnessa : new year's eve with the Master -- Maria : wife of a traitor to the motherland -- Evgenia : losing everything -- Adile : return and arrest -- Fekla : face of the future -- Aftermath
Control code
859581817
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 246 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817915766
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc3301918
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
doe5mg9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)859581817

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