Through War by Alex Kolis
“Through War: Two Stories from Ukraine” is a compelling and thought-provoking book that delves deep into the harrowing realities of the war in Ukraine. This gripping account takes readers on a journey through the tumultuous events that unfolded in the Kherson region, where one million innocent lives were held hostage amidst the chaos of war.
The chapters of the book reveal the stories of those caught in the crossfire. Readers will be transported into the lives of the hostages, experiencing their profound isolation, fear, and resilience. Each chapter brings to life the daily battles for survival and the unyielding spirit of those who refused to surrender to despair.
In this heartfelt narrative, the author paints a vivid picture of the region’s history in context of the devastating conflict that ravaged Ukraine. The book unveils and sheds light on the enormous hardships faced by civilians.
“Part 1.The Trap in Kherson City”is the author’s real story, which depicts the real stories of other people who found themselves in Russian occupation after February 24, 2022. The events described in the book took place in the Ukrainian city of Kherson.
This story will help you understand how the war has changed the lives of civilians living in this city and give you insight into surviving under occupation. It will also be useful to all those who are interested in the events of the Russian-Ukrainian war.
In “Part 2.Underwater” the author delves into the harrowing experiences of a dear friend who found himself and his loved ones caught in the maelstrom of events following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. This is an authentic account that vividly portrays the atmosphere within the conflict, the precariousness of life, and the tragedies of those ensnared in the madness, that began on February 24, 2022.
The impact of the invasion reverberates through the lives of the people, leaving scars that may never fully heal. The author recounts the poignant moments of loss, as well as the indomitable spirit of those who persevere through unimaginable circumstances.
This book is a call to action, urging readers to reflect on the consequences of war and the importance of preserving peace for generations to come.