First time in the historiography, this article describes the moods of the former soviet prisoners of war in the NKVD’s special (filtration) camps. On the basic of the archival sources it analyzes the former POW’s attitudes towards the imprisonment, the tactics of survival, resistance, self-identification, a division on the groups and the interactions between them.
This is the report on the conference "Cold War in Arctic" held in Arkhangelsk in 2008.
The review analyzes the approach of Italian philologist Guido Carpi to the origin and meaning of F.M. Dostoevsky's economic ideas in the context of the drastic economic changes that occured in Russia during the Great reforms of the late 1870s and 1860s.