Siberia

A History of the People
Author(s): 
Hartley, Janet M.
ISBN: 
9780300167948
Date published: 
July 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£25.00

Explores the history of this vast Russian wasteland - whose very name is a common euphemism for remote bleakness and exile - through the lives of the people who settled there, either willingly, desperately, or as prisoners condemned to exile or forced labour in mines or the gulag.