Monthly Archives: February 2018

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

In May 2014 I wrote about Between the Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys. See https://suwalkigermans.wordpress.com/2014/05/27/list-of-books-read/. Even though originally written for young adults, I found the book to be an intriguing look at the deportation of Lithuanians under the USSR. … Continue reading

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The Illusion of Peace: The Fate of the Baltic Displaced Persons, 1945-1952 Australia, Canada, and the Baltic DPs, 1947-1952

The following post contains significant information quoted and paraphrased from resources at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum Library and Archives and focuses on the history of Germans in Lithuania. It is shared here for its scholarly and historical perspective and … Continue reading

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The Illusion of Peace: The Fate of the Baltic Displaced Persons, 1945-1952 America and the Baltics Post 16

The following post contains significant information quoted and paraphrased from resources at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum Library and Archives and focuses on the history of Germans in Lithuania. It is shared here for its scholarly and historical perspective and … Continue reading

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