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Title:
Life in a penal battalion of the Imperial Russian Army : the Tolstoyan N.T. Iziumchenko's story
Author:
Izi͡umchenko, N. T. (Nikolaĭ Trofimovich), 1867-1927.
Publication Information:
York : William Sessions Ltd, 2001.
Physical Description:
xiv, 63 pages ; 21 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781850722618
Format :
Book

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Central Library U55.I97 A3 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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A unique account by a young peasant conscript in the Imperial Russian army who was sentenced to serve two years in a penal battalion as a result of his refusal to bear arms.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. vii
Acknowledgementsp. xiv
N. T. Iziumchenko's Storyp. 1
I Under 'Obligatory Arrest'p. 3
II In No. 5 Company--Until Dinnerp. 9
III Dinnerp. 17
IV A Work Day with the Companyp. 22
V In Churchp. 28
VI Activities after Dinnerp. 33
VII A Walkp. 41
VIII The General Inspectionp. 48
IX In the Infirmaryp. 55
X The Jubilee Holidayp. 61

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