Silence Was Salvation: Child Survivors of Stalin's Terror and World War II in the Soviet Union

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Roughly ten million children were victims of political repression in the Soviet Union during the Stalinist era. As the sons and daughters of Soviet citizens considered by the regime to be dangerous to the political order, these children lost parents, siblings, homes, educational and work opportunities, and, in many cases, their physical health. From 2005 to 2007, Cathy A. Frierson conducted in-depth interviews with grown victims who survived the Terror of the 1930s-1950s, and the suffering and stigmatization that was forced ...

Silence Was Salvation: Child Survivors of Stalin's Terror and World War II in the Soviet Union 2015, Yale University Press, New Haven

ISBN-13: 9780300179453

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