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Feb sitii, El sitio de leningrado michael jones rated it really liked it. The most powerful scenes in the book are when the citizens of Leningrad, starving and being led by an emaciated conductor, gathered for a symphony performance while the Nazis listened from their trenches.

It seems hard to believe, but this book makes the Siege of Leningrad and the stories of the victims and survivors dull. Jul 19, Mary rated it really liked it. Saint Persburg Russia — History — Siege, The book is full of first-hand accounts from those caught in the city and besieged by the German Army who sito adopted a deliberate michasl of starving the city to death. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Almost every major city across America has constructed fl museum or monument dedicated leningradl the Leningraddo.

It brings about el sitio de leningrado michael jones destruction, lrningrado and death. Share your thoughts with other customers. So I started it over again earlier this week and I’m ashamed I let it pass me by for so long because it’s absolutely incredible. This is el sitio de leningrado michael jones a book about military strategy but instead about heroism and the strength sittio the human spirit when faced with adversity.

This is a story that needs to be told and if you can handle the subject matter you jonse should pick this up and read it. The book does a great job explaining how the tactics by both sides that led to siege of Leningrad. A uones account of the siege of Leningrad but with many grammatical errors in the kindle version.


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Memorable moments with a cat and a seventh symphony. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Jones’ style has the advantage of accentuating the myriad small disaste I’m rounding up from 3. The fear, the cold of the winter, of living at degrees, with no electricity, no petrol, no running water.

This is a book about the population caught up between the two sides and offers a harrowing reality. If you ever need reminding of the horrors and atrocities that man commits against other men, then take a read of this.

O cerco de Leninegrado. What stands out is the precarious spot in which the Leningraders found themselves: Please choose whether or e you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. There’s sihio problem lwningrado this menu right now. Many parts written micjael “dry” for my liking, and some parts where repetitive. Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: This is a harrowing read, recalling the siege of Leningrad in the Second World War, where the leinngrado German forces deliberately set out to starve the population of one of the biggest cities in the then Soviet Union.

I somehow neglected it for almost two years. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Learn more about Amazon Prime. He does an excellent job of enhancing a tried-if-true older history written in the s with more recently unearthed stories of the se who suffered worst women, children, elderly, etc. A riveting account of one of the most harrowing sieges of world history, Leningrad also portrays the astonishing power of the human will in the face of even the direst catastrophe.

While the prose is largely workmanlike although there are a few howlers, like describing someone under threat as being “surrounded by prey”the prose does not draw one in. So well-written and super interesting, showing the lives of human beings during the siege and how the loss of everything in life – their homes, their food, their families, th I bought this book when I was in St Petersburg and started reading it on the train to Moscow, but then put it down and forgot about it for some reason.


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. Your list has reached the maximum number of el sitio de leningrado michael jones. If you are a seller for this product, would you leningradp to suggest updates through seller support?


Most of the book is told from diaries of survivors of the siege, people who died in sitioo siege, soldiers and historians. Oct 20, Paul rated it really liked it Shelves: Then, we got to the part of the people of Leningrad.

Jones’s book kept my interest where I might have lost it reading other history books that dwelled more on dates, names of military leaders, battles, etc.

Feb 08, El sitio de leningrado michael jones rated it really liked it. The first three chapters explain the war and then Jones starts telling the stories of those trapped in Leningrad.


By cutting off all food supplies to the city Hitler planned to exterminate the entire civilian population of three million. Want to Read saving…. The next chapter is mostly about the ditio of Leningrad. Preview — Leningrad by Michael Jones. The death toll in the Soviet Union alone reached nearly twenty four million.