Solzhenitsyn at Large
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syn: The Moral Vision; Wm. B.
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Vladimir Lakshin: Solzhenitsyn,
Tvardovsky and 'Novy Mir'; MIT
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by John W. Cooper
When the pagan Mongols swept
into Russia in the 13th century, Russian
Christianity already had a three-hun
dred·year-old heritage rich in piety,
monastic charity and missionary spirit.
Instead of discouraging the faith, the