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Life and fate

Life and fate

Grossman, Vasiliĭ Semenovich

This sweeping account of the siege of Stalingrad gives a panoramic view of the Soviet Union during World War Two, revealing a totalitarian regime where the spirit of freedom that arose among those under fire was feared by the state at least as much as were the Nazis

Paperback, Book. English. Historical fiction.
Published London: Vintage, 2006
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Statement of responsibility: Vasily Grossman ; translated and with an introduction by Robert Chandler
ISBN: 0099506165, 9780099506164
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. xxix).
Note: This translation originally published: London: Collins Harvill, 1985.
Language note: Translated from the Russian.
Physical Description: xxix, 864 p. : map ; 20 cm.
Series: Vintage classics
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 Soviet Union Fiction.; Soviet Union Social conditions Fiction.; Stalingrad, Battle of, Volgograd, Russia, 1942-1943 Fiction.
Uniform Title: Zhizn i sudba. English