|The German-Russians in Words and Pictures
by William Bosch. Spearfish
The German-Russians left Germany and traveled to Russia, where they created an agricultural and industrial empire. Then many of them left it all behind and started anew somewhere in the Americas. Their story is a colorful and fascinating tale filled with triumph and tragedy. This book will help people understand this saga of an amazing people and their achievements. The German-Russian people in each area of Russia shared many common experiences with their kinfolk in other areas. This is also true for settlers in various areas of the United States and Canada. The author grew up in southern North Dakota and all of his relatives spoke a German dialect.