Review: PRISONERS IN THE PROMISED LAND by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch

Back to Books recently read and reviewed Prisoners in the Promised Land:  The Ukranian Internment Diary of Anya Soloniuk, Spirit Lake, Quebec, 1914 by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch for the WWI Reading Challenge in 2012.  Here’s a sample:

Once again, I have learned something new from one of Marsha’s books.  I had no knowledge whatsoever of the Ukrainian internment camps in Canada during WWI; of course everybody knows of the Japanese ones during WWII but why not the earlier Ukrainian ones?  Perhaps because they make very little sense at all from a political point of view.

Read the full review.

 

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