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Published in [Washington .
Written in English



  • Soviet Union.


  • Service, Compulsory non-military -- Soviet Union.,
  • Concentration camps -- Soviet Union.

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Edition Notes

Statementthe case presented by the American Federation of Labor to the United Nations.
LC ClassificationsHD4875.R9 A7
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 179 p.
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6064476M
LC Control Number50000208

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The book really grabs the attention. The best books are written by those who were there in that period and this is one of the greatest of these books. Would be interesting to know about Mr Nobles adjustment to life in the west after 10 years of slave labor/5(20). This is a true story about an American living in Germany who was imprisoned by the Soviets. He sayed in Buchenwald and other Soveit slave labor camps during World War II, until hs release in the s.4/5. The topics covered are European beliefs that rejected the enslavement of other Europeans but permitted the slavery of Africans (David Eltis), British abolitionism and the impact of emancipation in the British West Indies (Seymour Drescher), the consequences of the end of Russian serfdom (Peter Kolchin), the definition and nature of free labor Format: Hardcover.   A well-documented early tract examining the system of slave/execution camps of the Soviet Union. Distributed in the United States by the Mennonites who, as a German ethnic minority and leading farmers, were special targets of anti-Kulak campaigns and reprisals from Slavs and Jews in the Communist party cadres.

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  Slave labor on the rise in Russia A general view over the city at sunset on Novem in Volgograd, Russia. Volgograd, formerly Stalingrad, is one of thirteen proposed host cities as Russia prepares to host the FIFA World Cup.   The result of superior, extensive research into all aspects of slave societies, not only in Russia and the Southern United States but also around the world, "Unfree Labor: American Slavery and Russian Serfdom" by Peter Kolchin offers its readers a nuanced, sensitive portrayal of the history and nature of unfree labor systems in both the U.S. and Russia/5. The list below, enumerates the selected sites of the Soviet forced labor camps (known in Russian as the "corrective labor camps") of the of them served mining, construction, and timber works. It is estimated that for most of its existence, the Gulag system consisted of o camps, divided into three categories according to the number of prisoners held. Slave Labor in Russia (Book): American Federation of Labor. Find by address or ZIP code.