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Zitadelle : the German offensive against the Kursk Salient 4-17 July 1943

Author: Mark Healy
Publisher: Stroud : History Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Shows how the Germans were outwitted by commanders of outstanding quality who were able to deploy the Soviet Union's superiority in manpower and armour effectively and in such a way as to negate the continuing battlefield proficiency of the German Army-- and especially of their tank arm-- the Wehrmacht's sharpest sword in its war on the Eastern Front. [This book], although focusing essentially on the German  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Healy, Mark, 1953-
Zitadelle.
Stroud : History Press, 2008
(OCoLC)891646262
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Healy
ISBN: 9781862273368 1862273367
OCLC Number: 244653314
Description: 399 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Why Kirsk? --
The armies --
Chariots of fire : the tanks at Kursk --
The Battle of Kursk, 4 July-11 July 1943 --
The Battle for Prokhorovka, 12-17 July : "spectacle without profit."
Responsibility: Mark Healy.

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A detailed examination of the factors that led to this titanic struggle on the Eastern Front  Read more...

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