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Whitney, Thomas P.

Overview
Works: 53 works in 237 publications in 5 languages and 11,024 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  Juvenile works  History  Exhibition catalogs  Personal narratives  Dystopias  Political fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Librettist, Other, tra
Classifications: HV9713, 365.450947
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The first circle by Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenit︠s︡yn( Book )

32 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 3,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moscow, Christmas Eve, 1949. The Soviet secret police intercept a call made to the American embassy by a Russian diplomat who promises to deliver secrets about the nascent Soviet Atomic Bomb program. On that same day, a brilliant mathematician is locked away inside a Moscow prison that houses the country's brightest minds. He and his fellow prisoners are charged with using their abilities to sleuth out the caller's identity, and they must choose whether to aid Joseph Stalin's repressive state -- or refuse and accept transfer to the Siberian Gulag camps and almost certain death. --from publisher description
The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956 : an experiment in literary investigation by Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenit︠s︡yn( Book )

87 editions published between 1817 and 2007 in English and Swedish and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on his own incarceration and exile, as well as on evidence from more than 200 fellow prisoners and Soviet archives, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn reveals the entire apparatus of Soviet repression. Through portraits of its victims, the book reveals secret police operations, labour camps, and the uprooting or extermination of whole populations
The Month-Brothers : a Slavic tale by S Marshak( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the Slavic folktale in which a young girl outwits her greedy stepmother and stepsister with the help of the Month Brothers who use their magic to enable her to fulfill seemingly impossible tasks
Forever flowing by Vasiliĭ Grossman( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The novel tells the story of Ivan Grigoryevich, who has returned to Russia after thirty years in the Gulag. After short and unsatisfying visits to familiar places and persons in Moscow and Leningrad, the hero settles in a southern provincial town where he briefly establishes a new life with a war widow. Ivan Grigoryevich eventually returns to his boyhood home on the Black Sea, where he is finally able to come to terms with the inhumanity of the new Russian regime."--Jacket
Khrushchev speaks : selected speeches, articles, and press conferences, 1949-1961 by Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev( Book )

8 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vasilisa the beautiful by Thomas P Whitney( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and German and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortunately for Vasilisa the doll in her pocket performed faithfully the tasks Vasilisa could never have done alone
The new writing in Russia by Thomas P Whitney( Book )

9 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Story of Prince Ivan, the firebird, and the gray wolf( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the youngest son sets out to find the firebird which has been stealing golden apples from his father's tree, he meets a wolf who helps him with not only the bird, but a steed with a golden mane and a beautiful princess
Russia in my life by Thomas P Whitney( Book )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected works by Andreĭ Platonovich Platonov( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marko the Rich and Vasily the Unlucky( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to escape the prophecy that a new-born baby would deprive him of his fortune, Marko the Rich determines to destroy the child
In a certain kingdom; twelve Russian fairy tales by Thomas P Whitney( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young Russians; a collection of stories about them by Thomas P Whitney( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scarlet sails by A Grin( Book )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Russian classic of romance and adventure at sea, Arthur Grey falls in love with Asole without ever having exchanged a word with her. Also known in English translation as "Crimson Sails."
Has Russia changed? by Thomas P Whitney( Book )

4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foundation pit by Andreĭ Platonovich Platonov( Book )

8 editions published in 1973 in Russian and English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While digging the foundation for a communal apartment block, a group of industrial workers believe they are laying the foundations for a radiant future. But when some of them are drafted to help start the collectivization in a village of reluctant peasants, their lives quickly turn murderous and alienated
The Gulag archipelago, 1918-1956 by Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenit︠s︡yn( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956 by Aleksandr Isaevich Solzhenit︠s︡yn( Recording )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a book that combines history, autobiography, documentary and political analysis as it examines in its totality the Soviet apparatus of repression from its inception following the October revolution of 1917. This volume involves us in the innocent victim's arrest and preliminary detention and the stages by which he is transfered across the breadth of the Soviet Union to his ultimate destination: the hard-labor camp
The Communist blueprint for the future : the complete texts of all four Communist manifestoes, 1848-1961( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the complete texts of official Communist manifestoes of 1848, 1903, 1919, and 1961 plus an analytical introduction by Thomas P. Whitney
Images of Aleksei Remizov : drawings and handwritten and illustrated albums from the Thomas P. Whitney Collection by Greta Nachtailer Slobin( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Month-Brothers : a Slavic tale
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Thomas P. Whitney Amerikaans kunstverzamelaar (1917-2007)

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The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956 : an experiment in literary investigationThe Month-Brothers : a Slavic taleForever flowing