Berta Tubisman

Anarchists in the Gulag (and prison and exile)

“Arrested in February 1937. Two years and eight months under interrogation. That covers the whole period of the “Great Terror” with its torture methods. This woman in her fifties evidently refused to confess to anything. Otherwise she would have received a death sentence. She managed to last till the “Beria thaw” and was rewarded with five years. Who can beat that?” – A. V. Dubovik

Read the biography by Sergei Ovsiannikov

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