WWII's Siege of Leningrad Was One of History's Most Destructive

The 872-day siege by German forces failed to capture Leningrad, but left immense devastation in its wake.

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Leningrad: Siege and Symphony

By Brian Moynahan

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  • Composer Dmitri Shostakovich.

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  • Citizens of Leningrad during the siege.

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