Bezymlah: narys iz zhyttia v sovietskomu kontstabori [Bezymlah: life memoir from the Soviet concentration camp]. Vasyl Savchenko.

Bezymlah: narys iz zhyttia v sovietskomu kontstabori [Bezymlah: life memoir from the Soviet concentration camp]

Augsburg: Vydannia filii Ligy Ukrainskykh Politviazniv, 1948. Zalytskyi, V. [illustrator]. Original pictorial wrappers. Poor condition. Item #129

18mo (11 x 15 cm). First edition. 57 pages. Text in Ukrainian. Wrappers worn, spotted. Some pages torn. Inscribed in pencil [Gift: Biblioteque Ukr. Simon Petlura a Paris, 1975] and signed in blue pen the first page.

Ukrainian author Vasyl Savchenko writes about his personal experience, being imprisoned at one of the special target concentration camps under the name " Безимянский лагер Особстрой НКВД СССР", where imprisoners built a shelter for Moscow elite during the war. After his miraculous escape, Savchenko writes about sufferings, starvation, diseases and death in the camp.

OCLC shows nine copies as of July 2019.

Price: $250.00

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