Stalingrad

Stalingrad

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Baker & Taylor
With the benefit of Russian documents never before seen by Western scholars, German transcripts, and private letters and diaries, the author offers a compelling narrative of the battle of Stalingrad, which broke the back of the Nazi army during the Second World War. 20,000 first printing.

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This new history of the siege of Stalingrad focuses on the clash between Stalin and Hitler, the strategic brilliance and fatal flaws of their generals, and the men on the ground from both sides. The work is based on primary sources never used before, including reports on desertions and executions from the archives of the Russian ministry of defense, captured German documents, transcripts of prisoner interrogations, private letters and diaries from soldiers on both sides, and interviews with witnesses and participants. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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With the benefit of Russian documents never before seen by Western scholars, German transcripts, and private letters and diaries, the author offers a narrative of the battle of Stalingrad, which broke the back of the Nazi army during the Second World War

Publisher: New York : Viking, 1998
ISBN: 9780670870950
0670870951
Branch Call Number: 940.5421 BEE
Characteristics: xvii, 403 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm

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MGallagher
Mar 11, 2013

Wonderful book! So well written and researched! Horrible how human folly can lead to such a disaster in human lives and suffering! A must read for anybody interested in WWII history.

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Jesse Winger
Sep 08, 2011

This book is a most read it is fantastic and clearly the author put a lot of effort and time into this book the historical accuracy is magnificent.

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