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Dallin, David J., 1889-1962.
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20 items (1 box).
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Biographical Note

Author of numerous works on the Soviet Union.

Scope and Contents

Manuscripts collected by David J. Dallin. These manuscripts are divided into two parts. The first consists of 15 autobiographical essays (8 in English, 7 in Russian) by Soviet displaced persons, discussing their lives in the USSR and why they chose not to return there. The second part consists of 5 essays in English telling the stories of Soviet displaced persons from the point of view of another, unidentified narrator.