Title, El sitio de Leningrado, Memoria Crítica. Author, Michael Jones. Translated by, Joan Trujillo Parra. Publisher, Editorial Crítica, 13 Oct El sitio de Leningrado, by Michael P. Jones, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. de las más brutales, despiadadas e inhumanas tal vez fue el sitio de Leningrado. .. Sencillamente te transporta a Leningrado y te hace espectador de las Leningrad: A State of Siege by Michael Jones is an endearing history about the.

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Great book about the daily life, suffering and heroism of the Leningrad inhabitants during the days siege.

It brings about endless destruction, suffering and death. As a mederate positive, it also recounts the spirit and determination of Leningraders, in the face of almost certain doom and death. To ask other readers questions about Leningradplease sign up.

Leningrad: State of Siege by Michael Jones

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Between Nazi cruelty and Soviet callousness and mismanagement, the Leningraders suffered unnecessarily for many months. This book is very brutal and not for those easily sensitive.

Leningrad: State of Siege

San Petersburgo Rusia — Historia — Sitio, O cerco de Leninegrado. Those who survived would be marked permanently by what they endured as the city descended into chaos. A fine treatment of the second holocaust of WW II. Advanced Search Find a Library. Aug 23, David Becker rated it it was amazing. A riveting account of one of the most harrowing sieges of world history, Leningrad also portrays the astonishing power of the dee will in the face of even the direst catastrophe.


The author does not jonfs 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. The fear, the cold of the winter, of living at degrees, with no electricity, no petrol, no leningrdo water. The book is full of sad and terrible accounts with the occasional uplifting story of the human spirit persevering against all odds.

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The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. Some of the stories are fairly horrific with accounts of cannibalism jonez murder as morals break down with those slowly starving to death. I can’t read books about WWII and not be sucked into it, be shocked by it and touched by the heroism of the victims and survivors.

Please verify that you are not a robot. Mar 23, Lauren Hopkins rated it really liked it. A State of Siege by Michael Jones is an endearing history about the almost superhuman endurance of the people of Leningrad during the Nazi siege that lasted over two years. The details are sometimes hard to read, but also important. At that moment we triumphed over the soullness Nazi war machine!

Overall a decent account of this terrible WW2 siege, but for those who want more on the military aspects of the siege of Leningrad they may need to look elsewhere. The book is full of first-hand accounts from those caught in the city and besieged by the German Army who had adopted a deliberate policy of starving the city to death. Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private.


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Linked Data More info about Linked Data. Although Michael Jones doesn’t come across as a Marxist, the vignettes he does include confirm what true Marxists have always said about the Stalinist bureaucracy.

Jones tells a story of humanity. Your list has reached the maximum number of items. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. Jones focuses on the human and psychological dimensions of the Leningrad tragedy, driving home the true horror of the event.

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