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Silence and coping with uncertainty - The baroness

When the deported families arrived in Yunka, they only received inadequate bureaucratic information about their future. Some of their number tried to interpret these fragments and order them so as to reassure the others. In particular, a “baroness” that Naum Kleiman describes, a women who formed a network of mutual support around her.