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Ostkrieg : Hitler's war of extermination in the East

Author: Stephen G Fritz
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On June 22, 1941, Adolf Hitler launched the greatest land assault in history on the Soviet Union, an attack the Führer deemed crucial to ensure Germany's economic and political survival. Operation Barbarossa, as the assault was known, was Hitler's attempt to annihilate the Soviet Union in order to fulfill the Nazi desire for Lebensraum (living space) and to finally resolve the "Jewish question." What resulted was a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)791004414
(NO-TrBIB)120821192
Named Person: Adolf Hitler; Adolf Hitler
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen G Fritz
ISBN: 9780813134161 0813134161
OCLC Number: 724674612
Description: xxiv, 640 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Dilemma --
Decision --
Onslaught --
Whirlwind --
Reckoning --
All or nothing --
Total war --
Scorched earth --
Disintegration --
Death throes.
Responsibility: Stephen G. Fritz.

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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.  Read more...

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Stephen Fritz has made a major statement. There are many books dealing with military operations in the East and many others that highlight the atrocities, the murders, and the Holocaust. Not until Read more...

 
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