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Rochine A slave who escaped in Guernsey (Real Guernsey Novels) Rex Ferbrache

Rochine A slave who escaped in Guernsey (Real Guernsey Novels)

Rex Ferbrache

Published December 31st 2011
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284 pages
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 About the Book 

During the Second World War the German forces occupied the Channel Islands just off the coast of France.Many slave labourers from Eastern Europe and Russia were brought into the islands to do manual work on massive concrete fortifications. They wereMoreDuring the Second World War the German forces occupied the Channel Islands just off the coast of France.Many slave labourers from Eastern Europe and Russia were brought into the islands to do manual work on massive concrete fortifications. They were very poorly treated and were starved with many working until they died.Rochine Belsopavc was one of those slaves and he was taken from his home in Georgia, Russia. In 1942 he was brought to Guernsey by train and boat.In Guernsey he escaped from the Germans and was hidden by a local man, James Le Page, for the rest of the war. After the war he assumed another identity, went to England, became a very successful artist and ultimately became a part of the Royal family.This novel is the story of that slave.