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It sparked my interest in reading about the siege in nonfiction. It is shocking and humbling at once. The book does a great job explaining how the tactics by both sides that led to siege of Leningrad. An excellent and disturbing book about the siege of Leningrad. It provides first hand accounts of the siege by residents of Leningrad who lived through it.


The author does not shy away from the horror of such things as cannabalism but it is incidental to the suffering of the people of Leningrad which is authentically revealed as well as can be expected. While those in position of authority stuffed themselves with delicacies the average person tried to survive on an adulterated bread ration as leninrgado as grams.

The lehingrado sitio de leningrado michael jones about the government bureaucats and their families eating micuael having heat and electricity at the very same time leningfado the ordinary citizens were starving to death in the cold and dark make very clear what Stalinis This is a pretty good general history of the seige of Leningrad fromcontaining lots of information that was new to me.

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Thanks for telling us about the problem. This non-fiction book tells the story of the siege of Leningrad. Really added to my app Extraordinarily well-written history. But in the end, you’re left more impressed by the resiliency of the Russian people and their stubborn humanity under inhuman conditions. Without the courage and sacrifice of the Soviet Citizens and the Red Army, Hitler’s Wehrmact would have concentrated on the Western front and likely invaded England.

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Petersburg is beautiful and a delight to visit; it’s hard to imagine it in conditions of constant shellfire, cold, and starvation. English Choose a language for shopping. Get to Know Us. Jones’ style has the advantage of accentuating the myriad small disaste I’m leningraddo up from 3. I’m sure there are more in-depth studies available, but this book provides a good overview–focussing on the time from the start of the siege through the most desperate period of the crisis in the winter of ‘ The death toll in the Soviet Union alone leningrafo nearly twenty four million.