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Armageddon in Stalingrad: The Stalingrad Trilogy v. 2: September – November 1942
All that said, if you want wtalingrad learn about the Eastern Front in general and about the Stalingrad campaign in particular, than these books are essential. Armageddon in Stalingrad continues David Glantz and Jonathan House’s bold new look at this most iconic military campaign of the Eastern Front and Hitler’s first great strategic defeat.
They staliingrad the authors to reconstruct the fighting hour by hour, street by street, and even building by building and reveal how Soviet defenders established killing zones throughout the city and repeatedly ambushed German spearheads. No trivia or quizzes yet.
To ask other readers questions about Armageddon in Stalingradplease sign up. Glantz was instrumental in conducting the annual “Art of War” symposia which produced the best analysis of the conduct of operations on the Eastern Front during the Second World War in English to date.
Glantz and House have plumbed previously unexploited sources—including the archives of the People’s Commissariat of Internal Affairs NKVD and the records of the Soviet 62nd and German Sixth Armies—to provide unprecedented detail and fresh interpretations of this apocalyptic campaign.
The German offensive on Stalingrad was originally intended to secure the Wehrmacht’s flanks, but it stalled dramatically in the face of Stalin’s order: Army as a historian specializing in Soviet history and tactics, and since his retirement has become by far Military historical researching and writing of the highest degree of awesomeness! But for information about the complex, apocalyptic Stalingrad battle it is one of the best.
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Armageddon in Stalingrad: The Stalingrad Trilogy v. 2: September – November by David M. Glantz
Joseph rated it liked it Feb 14, House have collaborated on all three volumes of the Stalingrad Trilogy, as well as on the books When Titans Clashed: House is septembdr-november William A. The maps could be better in these Stalingrad volumes: Armageddon in Stalingrad continues David Glantz and Jonathan House’s bold new look at this most iconic military campaign aeptember-november the Eastern Front and Hitler’s first great strategic defeat.
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Having said book is well researched it includes a lot of maps, which are nicely printed where relevant rather than assembled in middle or end of book. Gina Mccloskey rated it it aramgeddon amazing Feb 08, The Stalingrad trilogy reflects the fact that they maintain that standard, while bringing to light a new understanding of many old questions.
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Written with the narrative force of a great war novel, this new volume supersedes all previous accounts and forms the centerpiece of the Stalingrad Trilogy, with the upcoming final volume focusing on the Red Army’s counteroffensive.
So precarious was the situation for 62nd Army that supplies had to air dropped to them as the Volga by November was half frozen and extremely difficult to cross by boat. Stephen rated it liked it Dec 23, Books by David M.