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And Now My Soul Is Hardened: Abandoned Children in Soviet Russia, 1918-1930


Book Description
Warfare, epidemics, and famine left millions of Soviet children homeless during the 1920s. Many became beggars, prostitutes, and thieves, and were denizens of both secluded underworld haunts and bustling train stations. Alan Ball's study of these abandoned children examines their lives and the strategies the government used to remove them from the streets lest they threaten plans to mold a new soc... More
Book Information
PublisherUniversity of California Press
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages335
ISBN-100520206940
ISBN-13978-0520206946
Publication Date11/06/1996
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About Alan M. Ball (Author) : Alan M. Ball is a published author. Published credits of Alan M. Ball include And Now My Soul Is Hardened: Abandoned Children in Soviet Russia, 1918-1930.
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