We are approaching 65 Aniversary of 10th
February 1940 On this date"under gunpoint entire families were
hurried to waiting trains,crammed into cattle trucks and deported as displasable
labour into the sewrcret depts of Stalin's Russia.
To all to whom this part of Polish tragedy
is dear to heart I strongly recommend the following book written in Polish" Z
Kresow Wschodnich R.P. na Wygnanie olso translated into English under the title
Ethnic Cleansing in Eastern Poland"Tales of
Many were to perish,defeated by
malnutrition,desease,the extremes of climate and the rigid demands of communist
There are 139 indiuvidual stories told in
thei own words,as faithfully as possible to the writers' intention appears in
English,as a more generally available witness to their suffering and
The book can be purchased from
London'sVERITAS Foundation Publication Centre 63 Jeddo Rd.London,W12 9EE UK.
This book is dedicated to the memory of all
those from families of military settlerts, )OSADNIKOW) whose graves mark the
route of the exile.There are 800 pages and many photographs fully indexed.This
book was and is regarded as one of the best collection of individual stories of
Stalin's Ethnic Cleansing.