The House by the Dvina: A Russian Childhood by Eugenie Fraser


A magnificent book by Eugenie Fraser who tell her autobiography in Russia during 1905 and 1920.

Her mother was Scottish and his father is Russian and they live in Archangel, Russia.

As historical background, the author describes the war with Germany, the Revolution, the murder of the Tsar, the withdrawal of the Allied Intervention and how Russian people tried to survive during the starvation period.

The sequel of this book is The Dvina Remains

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