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The peasants

WЕ‚adysЕ‚aw Reymont

The peasants

a tale of our own times

by WЕ‚adysЕ‚aw Reymont

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translated by Michael H. Dziewicki from Chlopi, powieść wspólczesna.

StatementFrom the Polish of Ladislas Reymont.
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13533492M
OCLC/WorldCa14191304

Scholarly and poignant account of conditions in Russia's collective farms in the 30's. In an attempt to obtain ever higher grain quotas and stamp out private enterprise, Stalin forced millions of peasants into the collective farm (kolkhoz) system—with catastrophic effects in both human and economic terms. Drawing on recently opened Soviet archives, including reports of the secret police, and Author: Sheila Fitzpatrick. This book chalks out a new horizon for further research and analysis in India's agrarian history. pp. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller Workers. peasants and soldiers life sketches open the version of India (24)(Chinese Edition)(Old-Used).

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