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By Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

‘One note of fact shall outweigh the complete international’ Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

In the 1st month of the 1st international struggle the Russian crusade opposed to the Germans creaks into equipment. Crippled by means of susceptible, indecisive management the Russian troops conflict desperately, at the same time the inevitability of failure and their very own sacrifice dawns. Solzhenitsyn’s extraordinary paintings of old fiction is a portrait of pre-revolutionary Russia, a sad warfare tale, and an epic novel within the nice Russian tradition.

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