Hunger : Peep Varju describes the death of his entire family and hunger in Siberia

 

In these two extracts, Peep Varju describes the death of his entire family and how he was placed in an orphanage. He recalls the hunger they suffered in Siberia and how his mother bartered all their clothes for food.

 

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Peep Varju in Tallin, 19 January 2009
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All available extracts:

  1. Food and hunger in Siberia
  2. The death of his entire family