National Geographic : 1945 Apr
Young Tatar Farm Workers Celebrate Their Last Peacetime May 'Day The Crimea refused to be humbled by the invaders. Sons and daughters of this region joined, the guerrilla detachments inwoods and mountains. On many occasions punitive expeditions were sent to track them down. But trains and ammunition dumps continued to beblasted. hear here the author was treated toa bountiful meal from flower-banked tables set among the 'wild flowers of the green-carpeted steppe (page 490).