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Memorable moments with a cat and a seventh symphony. Aug 11, Bob rated it it was amazing. Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share jonnes thoughts ,eningrado other readers. Used items may not include el sitio de leningrado michael jones materials such as CDs or access codes. Most of the book is told from diaries of survivors of the siege, people who died in the siege, soldiers and historians.

This is a book about the population caught up between the two sides and offers a harrowing reality. He does an excellent job of enhancing a tried-if-true older history written in the s with more recently unearthed stories of the underclasses who suffered worst women, children, elderly, etc.

By cutting off all food supplies to the city Hitler planned to exterminate the entire civilian population of three million.

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 death toll in the Soviet Union alone reached nearly twenty four million. Item added to your basket View basket. The book seemed to get bogged down in the middle by the sheer num Jones has done a large amount of research to write about the suffering of Leningrad’s population during World War II.


How can humans behave like this towards each other? Really added to my app Extraordinarily well-written history. They knew that that this was not a passing episode but the beginning micharl something.

Jones shows how Stalin’s purge of the Red Jonfs best officers and the utter incompetence of Leningrad’s leaders made an awful situation even worse. In both structure and prose, Jones takes many a literary license e.

Still a good book about Operation Mcihael and the siege of Leningrad.

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El sitio de Leningrado, By Michael Jones. The author does not el sitio de leningrado michael jones away from the micahel of such things muchael cannabalism but it is incidental to the stiio leningrxdo the people of Leningrad which is authentically revealed as well as can be expected.

Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. The concert hall, the people, the soldiers, the whole city had found its humanity. The michae, about the government bureaucats and their families eating and having heat and electricity at the very same time that the ordinary citizens were starving to death in the cold and dark make very clear what Stalinism represented in the USSR.

It paints an incredible picture of how people managed to survive such a horrific ordeal as thousands of people rl day dropped dead next to them on the street. The Soviets after the war tried to repress the tale because of how grim the situation was in Leningrad.


Those who survived would be marked permanently by what they endured as the city descended into chaos. Preview — Leningrad by Michael Jones.

Leningrad: State of Siege

I am astounded not just by the individual survivor’s stories, but by the community’s ability to survive. May 10, Jeff rated it really liked it.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Between Nazi cruelty and Soviet callousness and mismanagement, the Leningraders suffered unnecessarily for many months. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

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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 a This is not a book about military strategy but instead about heroism and the strength of the human spirit when faced with adversity. El sitio de Leningrado Critica Spanish Edition. Venice of the North, beautiful St. Product details Paperback Publisher: Citations are based on reference standards. It twists and turns the fates of millions of innocent souls into grotesque shapes devoid of humanness.

The next chapter is mostly about the leaders of Leningrad.