Vladislav Glinka. The Memories of The Blockade

Author: Vladislav Glinka
Title: The Memories of The Blockade

Year: 2010

The harrowing yet insightful memoirs of Vladislav Glinka, who worked as a Hermitage collections curator during the blockade of Leningrad. As one of the few civilians who survived the great siege, his accounts shed light on probably the most tragic period in Russian history and reveal facts never before brought to light.