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Defending the Motherland

Luba Vinogradova

Defending the Motherland

the Soviet women who fought Hitler"s aces

by Luba Vinogradova

  • 315 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women air pilots,
  • Female Participation,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Soviet Aerial operations,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLyuba Vinogradova ; with an introduction by Antony Beevor ; translated from the Russian by Arch Tait
    ContributionsBeevor, Antony, 1946- writer of introduction, Tait, A. L., translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD795.S65 V56 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination355 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages355
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26953434M
    ISBN 101681440121
    ISBN 109781681440125
    LC Control Number2017045306
    OCLC/WorldCa1025364594

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      SIALKOT -- Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa has said that defending the motherland is the most sacred act and the Pakistan Army is ready to perform its duty to safeguard the country's boundaries. He stated this while talking to soldiers during his visit to Sialkot Working Boundary on Sunday. Drawing on original interviews with surviving airwomen, Vinogradova weaves together the untold stories of the female Soviet fighter pilots of the Second World War. Her account of these women's lives follows them from society balls to unmarked graves, and are brought to life by the diaries and recollections of those who knew them.


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