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War of the century : when Hitler fought Stalin

Author: Laurence Rees
Publisher: New York : New Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text offers interviews with witnesses who knew Stalin and Hitler, together with documents from Russian archives. It explores in detail the reasons why Hitler invaded Russia, why it was a mistake to believe Hitler was a reasonable conqueror, and, ultimately, was Stalin another Hitler?
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Named Person: Adolf Hitler; Joseph Stalin; Adolf Hitler; Joseph Stalin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Rees
ISBN: 1565845994 9781565845992
OCLC Number: 43690103
Notes: Published to accompany the 1999 BBC television series War of the Century.
Description: 255 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps, portraits (some color) ; 26 cm
Other Titles: When Hitler fought Stalin
War of the century (Television program)
Responsibility: Laurence Rees ; foreword by Ian Kershaw.

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This text offers interviews with witnesses who knew Stalin and Hitler, together with documents from Russian archives. It explores in detail the reasons why Hitler invaded Russia, why it was a mistake to believe Hitler was a reasonable conqueror, and, ultimately, was Stalin another Hitler?

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