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Belomor. The Building of the White Sea Canal

Belomor. The Building of the White Sea Canal

By Maxim Gorky

Smith and Haas, 1935, pp.

Many Soviet writers describe the construction in two years of the 240-mile canal from the White Sea to the Baltic. The book aims to show how some twenty thousand prisoners and malcontents were redeemed for the Bolshevik system.