Ostkrieg : Hitler's War of Extermination in the East
By: Fritz, Stephen G.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, 2011Description: 1 online resource (689 p.).ISBN: 9780813134178.Subject(s): Germany - Military policy | Germany -- Military policy | Germany - Territorial expansion - Economic aspects | Germany - Territorial expansion - History - 20th century | Germany - Territorial expansion - Social aspects | Germany --Territorial expansion --Economic aspects | Hitler, Adolf - Military leadership | Soviet Union - History - German occupation, 1941-1944 | World War, 1939-1945 - Atrocities - Europe, Eastern | World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Eastern Front | World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Soviet UnionGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Ostkrieg : Hitler's War of Extermination in the EastDDC classification: 940.5421 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Maps; Abbreviations and Foreign Terms; Preface; 1. Dilemma; 2. Decision; 3. Onslaught; 4. Whirlwind; 5. Reckoning; Photo insert; 6. All or Nothing; 7. Total War; 8. Scorched Earth; 9. Disintegration; 10. Death Throes; Conclusion; Acknowledgments; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index
On June 22, 1941, Germany launched the greatest land assault in history on the Soviet Union, an attack that Adolf Hitler deemed crucial to ensure German economic and political survival. As the key theater of the war for the Germans, the eastern front consumed enormous levels of resources and accounted for 75 percent of all German casualties. Despite the significance of this campaign to Germany and to the war as a whole, few English-language publications of the last thirty-five years have addressed these pivotal events.In Ostkrieg: Hitler's War of Extermination in the East, Stephen G.
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