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900 days

Harrison Evans Salisbury

900 days

the siege of Leningrad

by Harrison Evans Salisbury

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- History -- Siege, 1941-1944.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 597-610.

    Statement[by] Harrison E. Salisbury.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD764.3.L4 S2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 635 p.
    Number of Pages635
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17752326M

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Days is a very difficult piece of Russian/Nazi history to wade through. The beginning of the book provides the reader with fact after fact about the ineptitude of Stalin as an ignorant, unfeeling commander in chief (a frighteningly similar profile that hits too close to home these days).Cited by: While the book was quite lengthy, there was a lot to be told about the days leading up to the siege and the days that followed.

It was very heartbreaking to read in many places as the conditions that the residents of Leningrad endured during that time were horrendous/5. 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. 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. The Paperback of the The Days: The Siege Of Leningrad by Harrison Salisbury at Barnes & Noble.

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Get this from a library. The days: the siege of Leningrad. [Harrison E Salisbury] -- The author chronicles the siege of Leningrad and describes the suffering of its people and exposes the role of Stalin's political police throughout the war and the endless blunders of the military.

Days is a very difficult piece of Russian/Nazi history to wade through. The beginning of the book provides the reader with fact after fact about the ineptitude of Stalin as an ignorant, unfeeling commander in chief (a frighteningly similar profile that hits too close to home these days)/5().

Like Russia at War, The Days is written by a US journalist, shortly after the end of WWII. It is untainted by Cold War rhetoric and propaganda. The siege of Leningrad was a very grim episode in Russia/the Soviet Union's very grim experiences of WWII.

The book focuses on the human element of the siege, what the people endured/5(). Like Napoleon, Hitler failed to conquer Leningrad but managed to inflict severe pain. This is the overlong if terrible story of the German siege--from October, to January, when the city was cut off from the rest of Russia and three German armies along with their allies ""Generals Hunger, Cold, and Terror"" killed one-and-one-half million : Harrison Salisbury.

The Days: The Siege of Leningrad by Harrison E. Salisbury and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library. The days: the siege of Leningrad. [Harrison E Salisbury] -- The Nazi siege of Leningrad (), when the city was cut off from the rest of the world, was one of the most gruesome episodes of world war II.

Nearly three million people endured it' just. The days: the siege of Leningrad User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict "A major work, which should be widely read," said LJ's reviewer, who further asserted that the Pulitzer Prize-winning author posed more questions than he answered (LJ 2/15/69).

Nonetheless, this provides a solid history into one of the darkest chapters of World War II.2/5(1). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Days: The Siege Of Leningrad by Harrison Salisbury at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.5/5(1). 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 Location: Leningrad, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union.

The Days; The Siege of Leningrad. By Harrison E. Salisbury. Illustrated. New York: Harper & Row. $ The book was well written and the stories conveyed were properly cited. The details of what went on in Leningrad were still disturbing, although I was aware of some snippets of them.

It is a sad story that the Soviet government refused to allow so many of the details to come out, and it took the crumbling of that empire to get many details out/5(6). The Days: The Siege of Leningrad by Harrison E. Salisbury. When I was told my next review assignment was Days, I thought that was the name of the book, not how long it would take to read it.

Sheesh, what a book. I have it on good authority that two unauthorized copies of this manuscript materially aided in the sinking of the Battleship. Read online free book The Days: The Siege Of Leningrad. In a global event of such horrific superlatives as WWII it is almost c. Were Vladimir Putin ever to read this book, he would surely desist.

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