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Little Soldiers: How Soviet Children Went to War, 1941-1945




Little Soldiers

Pub Date : 2011-01-13 | Author : Olga Kucherenko | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191610998
ISBN 13 : 0191610992

Germany's war against the Soviet Union raised a small army of child soldiers. Thousands of those below the enlistment age served with regular and paramilitary formations, even thou..


Soviet Street Children And The Second World War

Pub Date : 2016-07-14 | Author : Olga Kucherenko | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781474213448
ISBN 13 : 1474213448

A time of great hardship, the Second World War became a consequential episode in the history of Soviet childhood policies. The growing social problem of juvenile homelessness and d..


Russia At War 1941 1945

Pub Date : 2017-03-14 | Author : Alexander Werth | Publisher : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

ISBN 10 : 9781510716278
ISBN 13 : 1510716270

In 1941, Russian-born British journalist Alexander Werth observed the unfolding of the Soviet-German conflict with his own eyes. What followed was the widely acclaimed book, Russia..


Russia S War

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : R. J. Overy | Publisher : Penguin Books

ISBN 10 : 0141049170
ISBN 13 : 9780141049175

'A world-class scholar at the height of his powers . . . everything is deftly handled - from the German-Soviet pact to the Yalta Conference, from Babi-Yar to the Katyn massacre - w..


A Writer At War

Pub Date : 2011-10-05 | Author : Vasily Grossman | Publisher : Vintage Canada

ISBN 10 : 9780307363787
ISBN 13 : 0307363783

Edited and translated from the Russian by Antony Beevor and Luba Vinogradova Knopf Canada is proud to present a masterpiece of the Second World War, never before published in Engli..


Sacrificing Childhood

Pub Date : 2014-11-18 | Author : Julie K. deGraffenried | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0700620028
ISBN 13 : 9780700620029

The story of how Soviet children experienced the horrors of the Great Patriotic War, both as victims and as heroes who helped make victory possible...


Heroines Of The Soviet Union 1941 45

Pub Date : 2012-04-20 | Author : Henry Sakaida | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781780966519
ISBN 13 : 1780966512

When the Great Patriotic War began many women volunteered for the armed forces, but most of them were rejected. They were steered towards nursing or other supportive roles. Many de..


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