The Siege of Leningrad - Part One

Series 4 - Episode 11 The Siege of Leningrad - Part One

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Summary

Part one of two. How the German Army's siege of Leningrad during the Second World War devastated the Soviet Union's second city. Liberation was finally achieved in January 1944 after a harrowing 890 days during which 600,000 citizens starved to death and 200,000 were killed in bombing raids.
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