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The unknown Eastern Front : the Wehrmacht and Hitler's foreign soldiers

Author: Rolf-Dieter Müller
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Hitler launched Operation Barbarossa with his attack on the Soviet Union in June 1941, the Wehrmacht deployed 600,000 troops to the Eastern Front. Their numbers were later swelled by a range of foreign volunteers so that, at the height of World War II, astonishingly one in three men fighting for the Germans in the East was not a native German. Hitler's declaration of the 'struggle against Bolshevism'  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rolf-Dieter Müller
ISBN: 9781780760728 1780760728
OCLC Number: 779245628
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Description: xxxii, 287 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Part 1: The allies --
Finland --
Hungary --
Romania --
Italy --
Slovakia --
Croatia --
Part 2: The volunteers from neutral and occupied territories --
Spain --
France --
Belgium --
The Netherlands --
Denmark --
Norway --
Part 3: The eastern European nations in the struggle against stalinism --
Estonia --
Latvia --
LIthuania --
Poland --
Byelorussia --
Ukraine --
Russia --
The Caucasus.
Other Titles: An der Seite der Wehrmacht.
Responsibility: Rolf-Dieter Müller ; translated by David Burnett.

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When Hitler launched Operation Barbarossa with his attack on the Soviet Union in June 1941, the Wehrmacht deployed 600,000 troops to the Eastern Front. In this title, the author offers a fascinating  Read more...

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'A concise yet comprehensive treatment of the military operations of Hitler's foreign helpers in the war against the Soviet Union ... A very readable account that effectively dismantles myths and Read more...

 
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