Inny swiat by Gustaw Herling-Grudzinski, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Genre/Form: Biography. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Bolecki, Włodzimierz. “Inny świat” Gustawa Herlinga-Grudzińskiego. Kraków: TAiWPN. Gustaw Herling Grudziński Inny świat. likes. Book.

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According to Herling, this was due to the reluctance of the left-leaning publishing houses in that country. This gave him the opportunity to write about his time in the work camps.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Jan 23, P42 rated it really liked it Ihny Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union, each of which sought to conquer and exploit its people and pillage its land.

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Open Preview See a Problem? The passage in which Herling says that he later understood how being sent to the Kolyma for the people “working” in his camp sounded like being sent to Auschwitz for the prisoners of Nazi lagers is astonishing. In A World Apart Herling describes his imprisonment in a Soviet gulag and his excruciating experience in a forced labor camp between the years A World Apart is an informative, grusziski and often harrowing account of life inside a Soviet prison camp during the early s.

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For his valor in combat he was decorated with the Virtuti Militari, Poland’s highest military decoration. Herling had been caught trying to flee Poland during her dismemberment by the Iny Double Genocide.

Their efforts were simply to build hope for the future. The E-mail Address es field is required. Now lions are thrown to slaves”. The Soviets occupied about half of Poland, annexing that territory to the Soviet Union. Lists with This Book.

A lot of the book details how the camps worked, treatment of different racial groups, nationalities the author is Polish and genders by both the Soviet guards and also the prisoners and stories about how he and his fellow prisoners came to A World Apart is an informative, descriptive and often harrowing account of life inside a Soviet prison camp during the early s.

He also wrote for the Italian “Tempo presente” run by Nicola Chiaromonte and for various dailies and periodicals. World War, — Prisoners and prisons, Russian.

The book even has a quite brilliant, read surreal, appendix which is almost more surreal grusziski the horrific experience of being a prisoner in a Gistaw work camp.

Interlanguage link template link number Pages to import images to Wikidata Articles containing Polish-language text. This book is not a dry account but a compelling read. Would you also like to submit a review for this item?

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Awards He was the winner of many literary prizes: Published by Wydawnictwo Gustad first published Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. First hand account of atrocities, struggle fo A book that makes a very difficult read.

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Jul 12, Beata rated it it was amazing. Great balance between the behavaviourism and psychology. Write a review Rate this item: I understand that this is author’s diary written from his own experience, but it doesn’t change the fact that it is not the most enjoyable book to read. Poland received some verbal support from its allies, Herilng Britain and France, but no effective backing on the military front. You may send this item to up to five recipients.

Claudia Moscovici, Literature Salon In he co-founded and initially co-edited the political and cultural magazine Kultura, then published in Rome. Definitely too long, but still one of the most haunting and harrowing books I have ever read. Citations are based on reference standards.