The Winter War

The Soviet Attack on Finland, 1939-1940

Book Description

Authoritative account of Finland's brave defense against the Soviet Union in World War II.

  • Focuses on the human side of one of World War II's toughest campaigns, fought in the frozen expanses of Finland
  • The Finns held out for 105 days against the Soviet juggernaut
  • Contains graphic descriptions of combat

  • About Engle, Eloise

    Eloise Engle has also written The Finns in America (978-0822510277). She lives in Washington, DC. Lauri Paananen is a veteran of the Winter War. She lives in Washington, DC.