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Title:
Deathride : Hitler vs. Stalin : the Eastern Front, 1941-1945
Author:
Mosier, John, 1944-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Simon & Schuster, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
470 pages : map ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction: Pseudo-reality and the Soviet Union -- Understanding the evil empires : two case histories -- The dictators' gamble -- Into the maelstrom : the first seventeen days -- Deep battle : from the breakthrough to the fall of Kiev -- The campaign of compromises : October-December 1941 -- The hollow victories of 1942 -- The planets and paradoxes of 1942-43 -- Summer 1943 : the turning point -- Deadlock : the great retreat -- Death of the phoenix : the last eleven months of the war -- The war of extermination : allies, partisans, criminals -- Conclusions: False victories, mistaken beliefs -- Epilogue: The Great Patriotic War and the collapse.
ISBN:
9781416573487

9781416577027
Format :
Book