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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

by Alexander Isaevich Solzhenitsyn

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Ivan Denisovitch, a prisoner in a Soviet labor camp, struggles to retain his dignity and to survive the camp's conditions.

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One Ordinary Day In One Extraordinary Life

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