Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Recollections of Soviet Labor Camps

Interviewee(s):
Nagy-Talavera, Miklos (Nicholas M.)
Interviewer(s):
Pierce, Richard
Title:
Recollections of Soviet Labor Camps
Abstract:
Early years in Hungary; Auschwitz survival return to Hungary, arrest, and trial by Soviet secret police, 1949; camp life in Siberia: the world of the criminal, women prisoners, Stalinist "reforms"; labor camps in the Arctic and Central Asia; thoughts on camp life and the will to survive; coming to the United States.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1958
Project:
Community and Identity - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11234326
Rights:
Nagy-Talavera, Miklos (Nicholas M.). "Recollections of Soviet Labor Camps." Interview by Richard Pierce in 1958. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1972.