Child of a Turbulent Century
Victor Erlich was born in 1914, at the threshold of what the great Russian poet Anna Akhmatova called "the real twentieth century," in Petrograd, a place indelibly marked by that century's violent dislocations and upheavals. His story, begun on the eve of the First World War and taking him through Russia, Poland, Lithuania, Germany, and the U. S. Army, is in many ways a me...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published August 22nd 2006 by Northwestern University Press
(first published 2006)
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