The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom

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Topeka Bindery, Apr 1, 2006 - Biography & Autobiography - 245 pages
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Describes the four-thousand-mile journey across the Gobi Desert and the Himalayas of seven men who escaped from a Siberian prison camp.

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I would like more research done on this if possible. - LibraryThing
The plot moves the story along. - LibraryThing
Ronald Downing became the ghost writer for the project. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - Vanjr - Goodreads

A fascinating and quick read. I had more questions than answers by the time I finished. I highly recommend. If it is true. other reviews suggest it ma not be. I will admit that the lack of collaboration is unusual if true. Read full review

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User Review  - Diane Lybbert - Goodreads

Grim account of the author's abuse as a Polish soldier after capture by the Russians in 1939. Subjected to torture in various prisons, he refused to say what they wanted him to say (which would have ... Read full review

About the author (2006)

Slavomir Rawicz lived in England for many years after the war. He married an Englishwoman and lived in the countryside until his death in 2004.

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