Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine
by Anne Applebaum
***Winner of the 2017 Duff Cooper Prize (for nonfiction)***
***Winner of the 2018 Lionel Gelber Prize (for a nonfiction book about international affairs)***
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Red Famine is Anne Applebaum’s prizewinning book about the Holodomor (1932-3) a “term derived from the Ukrainian words for hunger—holod—and extermination—mor.” Nearly 4 million Ukrainians died as Stalin deliberately set out to make a famine caused by collectivization worse.