|Cancer Ward (1968) [Novel]|
by Alexander Solzhenitsyn
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(From the publisher):
, which has been compared to the masterpiece of another Nobel Prize winner, Thomas Mann's The Magic Mountain
, examines the relationships of a group of people in a provincial Soviet hospital in 1955, two years after Stalin's death. Through their stories, Alexander Solzhenitsyn has created a vivid portrait of life in the Soviet Union.
Original title: Раковый Корпус (Rakoviy Korpus)
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Literary Fiction/classics