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This is a terrible word – blockade

 terrible wordIt seems that today there is in the territory of the former Soviet Union is no person who does not know about this tragedy. Everyone has heard about 125 grams of bread, which in the worst months November and December 1941 were for the residents of Leningrad daily soldering.

Was made this bread of bran, sawdust, bagasse, dried grass and glue. Flour it was not more than twenty percent. Surrounded by the German city of starvation killed more than 600,000 people. The dead were all families. I think everyone Lenin grader whether for personal impressions or recollections relatives have to say about that terrible time. Which shortly before the war was ten years old, did not like to think about how everything was. But something I learned from it, and I will tell here a few episodes.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on August 21, 2014 in Historical


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