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As Far as My Feet Will Carry Me: The Extraordinary True Story of One Man's Escape from a Siberian Labor Camp and His 3-Year Trek to Freedom

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In 1944, German paratrooper Clemens Forell was captured by the Soviets and sentenced to twenty-five years of labor in a Siberian lead mine. In the Gulags, this was virtually a death sentence. Driven to desperation by the brutality of the prison camp, he staged a daring escape. For the next three years, Forell traveled 8,000 miles in barren, frozen wilderness, haunted by blizzards, wolves, criminals, the KGB, and the fear of recapture and retribution. Only a remarkable will to survive, and a bit of luck, allowed him to reach the safety of the Persian border. The resulting story is a rare document of the horrors faced by POWs in the Soviet Union, and a testament to the human spirit.

Synopsis:

Reminiscent of Slavomir Rawicz's classic The Long Walk, an amazing narrative of escape and survival.

About the Author

Josef M. Bauer was a seminary student, editor, and writer. He produced stories, a radio play, and seven novels in a career spanning forty years.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781602392366
Author:
Bauer, Josef M.
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
World war, 1939-1945
Subject:
Wilderness survival
Subject:
Modern - 20th Century
Subject:
Military
Subject:
Biography-Military
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
May 2008
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8 x 5 in

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