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Front-line Stalingrad

Viktor Nekrasov

Front-line Stalingrad

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Published by Harvill P .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published 1958.

Statementtranslated by David Floyd.
The Physical Object
Pagination320p.,21cm
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19939495M

  Another excellent book on the Stalingrad campaign from a slightly different perspective is "Stopped at Stalingrad: The Luftwaffe and Hitler's Defeat in the East, " by Joel Hayward. The book focuses on the Luftwaffe's role in the campaigns in southern Russia including the Crimea, Operation "Blue", and Stalingrad. Testimony Transcript. Laurence Rees: Helmut Walz was a soldier with the German th Infantry Division, and he participated in Operation Blue, the huge German offensive across the steppes of southern Russia in the summer of Words of Helmut Walz: The feeling was the mood was good. Nobody complained in any way. We were confident we would win. Every day we had .


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Front-Line Stalingrad by Victor Nekrasov Febru by Barry J. Klazura No Comments Nedrasov who fought as a sapper in the trenches of Stalingrad does not present a sweeping, patriotic novel of individual bravery, but rather a story of small episodes where individual soldiers flit in and out of the main characters life during the battle.

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Introduction. These are some of the words from an old novel first published in in the Soviet Union and written by winner of the Stalin Prize for Literature. It was translated into English in and is now available again from Pen &. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of V okopakh Stalingrada.

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The fighting in Stalingrad, lasting from August to Februaryand ending with the surrender of Hitler ’s army, changed the course of World War II and world history.

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The battle for Stalingrad became the focus of Hitler and Stalin's determination to win the gruesome, vicious war on the eastern front. The citizens of Stalingrad endured unimaginable hardship; the battle, with fierce hand-to-hand fighting in each room of each building, was brutally destructive to both armies.

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Date 23 August – 2 February a (5 months, 1 week and 3 days) Location Stalingrad, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union: Result Decisive [1] Soviet victory. Destruction of the German 6th Army; Axis superiority on the Eastern Front rapidly begins to decline ; The Battle of Stalingrad is considered by many historians to have been the turning point of World War II in the European.

The first English-language translation of Vasily Grossman’s Stalingrad is no minor event. With the memory of World War II increasingly serving as a key battleground for Europe’s resurgent far right, the Soviet author’s long-dismissed prequel to Life and Fate has a clearly political charge.

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