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Escape from paradise : a Russian dissident's journey from the Gulag to the West /
Alexander Shatravka ; translated by Catherine A. Fitzpatrick.
imprint
London ; Washington : Academica Press, [2019]
description
xix, 544 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN
1680531506, 168053484X, 9781680531503, 9781680534849
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imprint
London ; Washington : Academica Press, [2019]
isbn
1680531506
168053484X
9781680531503
9781680534849
contents note
The road to the border -- Crossing the border -- Alarm on the border -- Return to Kuusamo -- An uncorrectable mistake -- The Finnish border guards -- In freedom, behind bars -- Champagne and police.
general note
First published in Russian: 2010.
abstract
"This is the memoir of a Soviet dissident who was sent to a psychiatric hospital and escaped to the West"--
language note
Translated from Russian.
catalogue key
12421542
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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