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Leningrad and Its Environs

Y. Doroshinskaya

Leningrad and Its Environs

A Guide

by Y. Doroshinskaya

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Published by Progress Publishers in Moscow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementY. Doroshinskaya and V. Kruchina-Bogdanov.
ContributionsKruchina-Bogdanov, V.
The Physical Object
Pagination284p. :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20916895M

  This book investigates the demobilization and post-war readjustment of Red Army veterans in Leningrad and its environs after the Great Patriotic War. Over , soldiers were stood down in this war-ravaged region between July and Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing.   This book investigates the demobilization and post-war readjustment of Red Army veterans in Leningrad and its environs after the Great Patriotic War. Over , soldiers were stood down in this war-ravaged region between July and Pages:

Background. The capture of Leningrad was one of three strategic goals in the German Operation Barbarossa and the main target of Army Group North. The strategy was motivated by Leningrad's political status as the former capital of Russia and the symbolic capital of the Russian Revolution, its military importance as a main base of the Soviet Baltic Fleet and its industrial strength, housing. The Army began its creation on 27 June mostly from the previously raised destroyer battalions intended to deal with expected enemy saboteurs and parachutists, reporting directly to the commander of Northern Front (Soviet Union). The personnel was drawn from the reserve officer cadres, retired officers, workers and students of of: Northern Front.

The city of Leningrad was still subject to at least a partial siege, as well as air and artillery bombardment, until a Soviet offensive broke through the German lines, lifting the siege on 27 January For the heroic resistance of its citizens, Leningrad was the first city . (from GMT website:) During the summer of , the forces of German Army Group North appeared to be advancing irresistibly toward Leningrad, the second largest city in the Soviet Union, and the birthplace of the Communist revolution. But Leningrad was a long way from the German border, and the closer the Germans got to it, the more difficulties they encountered with terrain, their own /10().


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Genre/Form: Guidebooks: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Doroshinskai︠a︡, E. Leningrad and its environs. Moscow: Progress Publishers, The siege of Leningrad is one of the great tragedies of 20th century European history.

Like the Holocaust and the Gulag, it’s something we all have a moral duty to know about. I’d like to see these five books pressed into the hands of every 18 year old, so they can understand the depths of brutality and stupidity that Europe descended into in the not so distant past, and make sure that.

Anna Reid (present) wrote solid account of the German siege of Siege of Leningrad Reid started her book similar to Harrison Salisbury's book titled THE DAYS.

Reid's book is filled with poignant quotes and memoirs of the survivors and those who died. Reid gave the suffering detailed descriptions which should attract the Cited by: 3. Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербург, tr. Sankt-Peterburg, IPA: [ˈsankt pʲɪtʲɪrˈburk] ()), formerly known as Petrograd (Петроград) (–), then Leningrad (Ленинград) (–), is a city situated on the Neva River, at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic is Russia's second-largest city after y: Russia.

Peter Sprigg The Avon paperback edition of the book that I have does have three maps--"Western U.S.S.R. and Eastern Europe" at the beginning, "The City of more The Avon paperback edition of the book that I have does have three maps--"Western U.S.S.R.

and Eastern Europe" at the beginning, "The City of Leningrad" (in the first chapter), and "Leningrad and Environs" (further in /5. This book investigates the demobilization and post-war readjustment of Red Army veterans in Leningrad and its environs after the Great Patriotic War.

Oversoldiers were stood down in this war-ravaged region between July and They found the transition to civilian life more challenging than many could ever have imagined. For civilian Leningraders, reintegrating the rapid influx.

Saving Leningrad, also known as Battle of Leningrad (Russian: Спасти Ленинград) is a Russian war film written about the Road of Life, the tragedy of blood "barge ", which took place on the night of September 16 to 17,at Lake the evacuation of people from Leningrad, the barge was bombed by Nazi warplanes and went to the bottom, killing more than 1, Music by: Yuri Poteyenko.

Lemkhin's book is a visual poem in its own right; these pictures aren't organized chronologically or logically but are a pyre unrolling of association, a pure seeing.

This 'seeing' is not so much an accounting, a biography, of a life's events, but a biography of memory - a biography of absence - of the great city of Leningrad in Brodsky's - and.

A year into the siege of Leningrad, a haggard group of musicians defiantly — and improbably — performed Dmitri Shostakovich's Symphony No. 7. Book Summary. The ravages of age are taking their toll on Marina, an elderly Russian woman. While she cannot hold on to fresh memories, her distant past is preserved: vivid images of her youth in war-torn Leningrad, and the exquisite masterpieces of the Hermitage Museum.

This book investigates the demobilization and post-war readjustment of Red Army veterans in Leningrad and its environs after the Great Patriotic War. Oversoldiers were stood down in this war-ravaged region between July and They found the transition to civilian life more challenging than many could ever have imagined.

The siege of Leningrad (Russian: Блокада Ленинграда German: Leningrader Blockade) was a prolonged military blockade undertaken from the south by the Army Group North of Nazi Germany against the Soviet city of Leningrad (now Saint Petersburg) on the Eastern Front in World War Finnish army invaded from the north, co-operating with the Germans until Finland had recaptured Location: Leningrad, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union.

Buy a cheap copy of The Days: The Siege of Leningrad book by Harrison E. Salisbury. The Nazi siege of Leningrad from to was one of the most gruesome episodes of World War II. Nearly three million people endured it; just under half of them Free shipping over $Cited by: 5.

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Petersburg has also been known as Petrograd and Leningrad, though it's also known as Sankt-Peterburg (in Russian), Petersburg, and just plain : Matt Rosenberg. The city remained in fear of its own, of fellow Russians with the purple ID cards of the secret police, the NKVD: 'You were asleep in your unheated Leningrad room, and.

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At the end of The Siege, Helen Dunmore has a. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary This book investigates the demobilization and post-war readjustment of Red Army veterans in Leningrad and its environs after the Great Patriotic War.

Oversoldiers were stood down in this war-ravaged region between July and Harrison E. Salisbury wrote no fewer than six books about the Soviet Union during his journalistic career. The Days is a reprint of the edition that was banned in Russia, and no wonder.

It implicated Stalin and his regime in the mass starvation and murder of a million and a half of his own people.Leningrad: State of Siege. By Michael K. Jones. pp. Basic Books, $ The first thing that registers when one visits St.

Petersburg’s (formerly Leningrad’s) Piskarevskoye Memorial Cemetery is its immense size. The second realization is even more sobering— visitors are literally surrounded by a .