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-11 One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich Allie Haidet Throughout our lifetimes, basically all of us will never set foot inside a Siberian prison camp. We will never experience the debilitating cold, lack of necessities, and back breaking work. In Alexander Solzhenitsyn's novel, One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovich , the story's main character gives his account of the brutality and hardships he faced in the camp. I noticed one thing while reading this book and that is the prisoners learn to rely on the small things to get them through the day. Ivan Denisovich Shukhov explains his thoughts about life in the camp, the other prisoners, and the outside world, not to mention giving us an description of Russia's concentration camps in the 1930s and 1940s. After waking up before dawn, Shukhov's day involves putting a little food in his ever-hungry stomach, working like a dog, and staying out of the "can." He describes his life more like an observer than a participant. This is especially evident when he talks
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