Besieged On June 22, 1941, Hitler Invaded The Soviet Union And German Troops Advanced Towards Leningrad, Russia S Second City With A Population Of Three Million On June 27 The People Of Leningrad Began Constructing Fortifications Around The City And Steeled Themselves For A Defensive Struggle Which Was To Continue Until January 1944 So Fervent Was The People S Resistance That

10 thoughts on “Besieged

  1. says:

    If you are interested in an introductory book on the siege of Leningrad, this is for you I found it to be interesting, but I didn t like the way the author switched between viewpoints frequently It was interesting, though.

  2. says:

    Very fine non fiction book that describes the impact of the seige of Leningrad by the Germans on individual Russians that the author talks with Written in a very personal style Highly recommend.

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