Dan Jacobson, 15 September 1983
Show More Final Judgment: My Life as a Soviet Defence Lawyer by Dina Kaminskaya, translated by Michael Glenny.
Harvill, 364 pp., £12.95, August 1983, 0 00 262811 2Show More
Memoirs by Petro Grigorenko, translated by Thomas Whitney.
Harvill, 462 pp., £15, April 1983, 0 00 272276 3Show More
Notes of a Revolutionary by Andrei Amalrik.
Weidenfeld, 343 pp., £12.50, July 1983, 0 297 77905 2Show More
“... when the price of dissent or protest is as high as it was for these writers and their colleagues. Kaminskaya, the lawyer, never was a dissident, strictly speaking: she did not demonstrate in public, or put her name to petitions, or circulate samizdat publications, or smuggle manuscripts out to the West. Her offence was merely to represent in court people who ...”