Some articles on children, soviet, soviet children:
... Children's literature in Soviet Union was considered a major genre, because of its educational role ... A large share of early period children's books were poems Korney Chukovsky, Samuil Marshak, Agnia Barto were among the most read ... Some of the early Soviet children's prose was loose adaptations of foreign fairy tales unknown in contemporary Russia ...
... War II, the Nazis established Stalag-350-s, a camp for Soviet prisoners of war, in Salaspils ... According to a report compiled in 1944 by the Soviet authorities, 43,000 captured Red Army personnel were either killed or died from diseases and ... History textbooks published in the 1980s by the Soviet Union claim that over 100,000 people were killed in Salaspils ...
Famous quotes containing the words children and/or soviet:
“Whereas children can learn from their interactions with their parents how to get along in one sort of social hierarchythat of the familyit is from their interactions with peers that they can best learn how to survive among equals in a wide range of social situations.”
—Zick Rubin (20th century)
“Today he plays jazz; tomorrow he betrays his country.”
—Stalinist slogan in the Soviet Union (1920s)