We Sang Through Tears Stories of Survival in Siberia

By: Sics, Astrid ( Compiled by)

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371pp. An attractive as new copy with neat previous owners initials on ffe. "Many years had to pass before these stories could be told. They are first hand accounts written by people deported from Latvia to Siberia in the 1940'a and 1950's. They tell about the tragic times when a knock on the door in the middle of the night meant the beginning of a long painful journey in a cattle wagon to an unknown destination. The deportees suffered extreme hardship, and many thousands of them starved or froze to death in the "sleeping land", as the early inhabitants called Siberia. Love of their homeland, Latvia, and the hope of returning one day, helped to sustain those who managed to survive. aa

Title: We Sang Through Tears Stories of Survival in Siberia

Author Name: Sics, Astrid ( Compiled by)

Illustrator: Aina Roze

Categories: Translations from the Latvian, Latvian (All Categories)), Atminas (Memoirs),

Publisher: Riga, Janis Roze Publishers: 2002

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Almost As New

Jacket Condition: Almost As New

Size: 8vo - over 7¾

Seller ID: 003508

Keywords: Latvia Siberia Deportation Survival