Books tagged: leningrad

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Travels With Margie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,460. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Travlers like to travel, read about far off places, plan to travel and talk about travel with other travelers when they return. This is what this book is all about. You will travel with us to far away places. Learn a few tricks that will make your travels more enjoyable and encourage those who haven't traveled to travell What more can be said? Travel with us!
Seven Decks You Will Never Play Poker With
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
An illustrated wonderland you never knew existed. Bill Schroeder displays seven decks of cards you’ve never seen and tells their exciting story. FDR censored one deck and spent $100K on another that wasn't printed. Millions died in Leningrad while propaganda cards rained from the sky and the USSR was barred from the 1933 Chicago Worlds Fair for trying to distribute an Anti-Religious deck.
Elena - The Girl with the Piano
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,080. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by Double Edge Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
For the desperate father of a small family in Leningrad during WWII, escape to Germany could not be any worse than the certainty of starvation if they did nothing. Even if caught and imprisoned he believes they will at least have food and not freeze to death.
Thirteen Coats
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Evgenii Belodubrovskii's Thirteen Coats is a recollection and meditation on Leningrad–St. Petersburg from his birth in 1941 on the eve of the German invasion to the present. Thus will the Russian confront Russia's twentieth century traumas––two world wars and the long civil war that endured from the October Revolution in 1918 until Stalin's death in1953–one narrative at a time.
One Hundred Twenty Five
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Price: Free! Words: 19,320. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Memories of a student (Ernest Kaukhcheshvili) about the siege of Leningrad (Soviet Union) during the Second World War.
Сто Двадцать Пять
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Price: Free! Words: 14,320. Language: Russian. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Воспоминания студента (Эрнеста Каухчешвили) о блокаде Ленинграда (нынешний Санкт-Петербург) во время Второй Мировой Войны.
Sounds of War
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,870. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When Nazi troops surrounded Leningrad in September, 1941, intending to shell and starve the city into submission, Anna, a seventeen year old aspiring musician, watched as her once-beautiful city transform into a war zone.