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Based on Dovlatov's actual experience of being a prison guard in Soviet Russia in the 1960s, and full of comic and humane detail, The Zone depicts the absurd day-to-day life of a camp in an insightful and unusual way, challenging commonly held perceptions of the relations between incarcerators and the incarcerated. A priceless chronicle of its time which highlights universal themes, Dovlatov's genre-defying novel also provides moments of high entertainment and humour, rendered in his characteristically sharp, concise and sardonic style.

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Hardback Editions

September 1985 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Zone: Prsn Cmp Grd
Author(s): Sergei Dovlatov
ISBN: 0-394-53522-7 / 978-0-394-53522-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf
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Paperback Editions

October 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Zone
Author(s): Sergei Dovlatov
ISBN: 1-84749-357-2 / 978-1-84749-357-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Alma Classics
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January 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Zone: A Prison Camp Guard's Story
Author(s): Sergei Dovlatov
ISBN: 1-58243-748-3 / 978-1-58243-748-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Counterpoint
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September 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Zone (Oneworld Classics)
Author(s): Sergei Dovlatov
ISBN: 1-84749-198-7 / 978-1-84749-198-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oneworld Classics Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK