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I was a Slave in Russia

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This is a true story about an American living in Germany who was imprisoned by the Soviets. He sayed in Buchenwald and other Soveit slave labor camps during World War II, until hs release in the 1950s.
Paperback, 182 pages
Published June 28th 1958 by Devin-Adair (first published 1958)
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The story is compelling, and it seems completely genuine, as well. Having lived in Russia myself, and also having studied much about the Soviet Union in college and during my career, I can attest that it all rings quite true.

The story is a straightforward retelling of the events the author experienced. He does not hold much back, and many parts are fairly graphic. It is not an enjoyable book to read, but then again, what do you expect from a true account from Soviet prisons and concentration cam
Post WWII in Communist era Germany - true story
Very, very, disturbingly detailed.
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