File MsC-243-0-3-0-0-8 - [Draft of Sorokin’s book and related correspondence]

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[Draft of Sorokin’s book and related correspondence]

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  • 1950-2004 (Creation)

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This file contains a draft of book written in 1940s by S. Sorokin under the pseudonym Pantes Kiroson titled: Three days and three nights of life beyond the grave. This file also contains related correspondence and a sample draft of Through hell, to heaven, and back, a book by Vassily Solitsin which Sorokin’s family claims to be based on Sorokin’s book, thus was violating the copyright. In the correspondence, Steve Lapshinoff, on behalf of Sorokin’s family, demands withdraw of fraudulent copies.

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  • English
  • Russian

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  • Archival box - standard: MsC-243 Box 10