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At a Glance
The collection consists of manuscripts, clippings and books. The manuscripts include a biography of Sakharov and a bibliography of his works, both written by his wife. There is also an essay by Sakharov "Die Herrgottsbienen;" newspaper clippings and two books written by Sakharov"Die tschechischen Legionen in Sibirien" (Berlin, 1936) and "Der verratene Armee" (Berlin, 1938).
Using the Collection
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1956.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Papers Accessioned 1956.
Papers Processed 04/--/81.
History / Biographical Note
A White Army general, Sakharov served in both the Russo-Japanese War and World War I. In the Civil War he was a commanding officer under Admiral Kolchak. Sakharov emigrated to Germany after the war.