Institute of Fools: A Dissident's Memoir of His Detention in the Most Notorious Soviet Psychiatric Institution

Institute of Fools: A Dissident's Memoir of His Detention in the Most Notorious Soviet Psychiatric Institution

By: Nekipelov, Victor

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Victor Nekipelov, a Soviet poet and human-rights activist, recounts his experience in the Serbsky Psychiatric Institute where he was placed after being arrested for anti-Soviet activities in 1973. 292 pages. Appendix includes trial transcripts and accounts of everyday apprisals (searches, arrests, interrogations).

Title: Institute of Fools: A Dissident's Memoir of His Detention in the Most Notorious Soviet Psychiatric Institution

Author: Nekipelov, Victor

Categories: Russia,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1980

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 02471

Keywords: SOVIET DISSIDENT MEMOIR SERBSKY PSYCHIATRIC INSTITUTE HOSPITAL HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVIST POET,