By Albert Holl,Tony Le Tissier
As he strikes from camp to camp around the Soviet Union, an unsparing within view of the felony approach and its inhabitants of ex-soldiers emerges. He describes the lifestyle within the camps – the crowding, the dust, the chilly, the ubiquitous chance of disorder, the compelled marches, the indifference or cruelty of the guards – in real aspect.
The Soviets handled German prisoners as slave labourers, operating them exhaustively, in frequently appalling stipulations. The prisoners may perhaps basically struggled to outlive, to aid one another, and wish opposed to desire to come back home.
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After Stalingrad: Seven Years as a Soviet Prisoner of War by Albert Holl,Tony Le Tissier