Maria Ivanovna is only fourteen when the bombing begins and not much older when she is forced into work at a German labor camp. She must fight to survive and to make her way back to her beloved Ukraine. #RiverNovel Available June 27, 2016
This is very similar to the type of work Maria Ivanovna was forced to do in a German armament camp. She spent 2 years in a slave labor camp working for the enemy. #RiverNovel German Empire , forced labour, Ost-Arbeiter, slave worker Anna from Poltawa in the Ukraine with a Ost-Arbeiter badge working in a spinning factory - Photographer: Max Ehlert- Published by: Signal 24/1943Vintage property of ullstein bild
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