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Η αγάπη φόβο φέρνει eRe still a bit basic After reading the book itself you will be confronted by close to 200 pages of source material listings Maybe a bit outdated now but still worth to readOverall really pleased after reading both volumes Great coverage of annormous conflict Like the first book in this series it is packed full of plenty of raw information regarding units and locations which could prove dry for somebody just after a general overview of the Eastern Front But for the serious student this book along with it s predecessor is reuired reading The maps included in this But for the serious student this book along with it s predecessor is reuired reading The maps included in this are very broad and not all that detailed which is a bit disappointing for me as I do like detailed maps to complement my reading Also there is confusion in regards to particular units for Sacred Apples example the author refers to the SS Grossdeutchland Division and SS Herman Goering Division These formations belonged to the army and air force respectively Despite these and a few other minor gripes on my part I did reallynjoy this book particularly the commentary on Operation Bagration and the Yalta Conference It did get heavy at times but the subject matter is not something that can be glossed over and I strongly recommend Colossal conflictRoad to Stalingrad The last 2 chapters of this book are by far the best they constitute over 120 pages Prior I feel the author has a hard time distinguishing the trees from the forest and the forest from the trees These chapters are filled with The Vanishing Statue: Nancy Drew Diaries, Book 20 endless sentences like the 4th Airborne corps to use his 7th and 8th Brigades thescape I won t lie getting through Road To Berlin was nothing less than a chore The book is first and foremost a cold chronological
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the reduction of Stalingrad kessel at the Küreselleşme sürecinde Türkiye ekonomisi: Bölüşüm, birikim ve büyüme end of 1942 andnding reduction of Stalingrad kessel at the Once A Stranger end of 1942 andnding Soviet offensive aimed at remains of Army Group Center in western Czechoslovakia at the beginning of May 1945 thus Deste Katinanin Ask Fali ending the World War II in Europe Seeminglyndless litany of Fronts Army Groups Armies divisions names of towns rivers and marshals and generals made for a reading dry as bone hard to absorb and uite frankly at times simply mind numbingly boringWhy did I persist and am xceptionally happy that I did First and foremost this book along with its companion Road To Stalingrad is the first publication in English th. Sources John Erickson describes fighting and hardship on an almost unimaginable scale The detailed narrative covers battles on all the fronts The inside information on the Soviet system of war reveals how under max. At I ve ncountered that clearly shows the Adomania 2 : Cahier d'activits CD audio Parcours digital: A1.2 / A2.1 enormity of the scale of the conflict on Eastern Front The other reason that somewhere between the lines of thatndless list of pierced Defensive Lines Rivers Crossed Towns lines rivers crossed towns and German divisions and armies ncircled and annihilated hides a simple but irrefutable fact by middle of 1943 Soviet officer corps at army and front staff level mastered operational art of war to a degree that is probably unprecedented in history of modern warfare Forget German fairytales about countless hordes of Mongols swamping German defenders by numbers alone Professor Erickson shows in this book that from 1943 and onward Zhukow Koniev Rokkosovskij and a bunch of other Soviet marshals and generals REGULARLY OUTTHOUGHT OUTMANEUVERED AND OUTFOUGHT THEIR GERMAN COUNTERPARTS ON outthought outmaneuvered and outfought their German counterparts on much regular basis simultaneously and on several fronts all the way from Stalingrad to BerlinThere is third reason why I find this book invaluable source in my never nding study of World War 2 Hidden in the middle of seemingly Marine Sniper: 93 Confirmed Kills endless dry as bone list of Soviet offensives is a number of discourses dedicated to political interactions between the Big Three as well as severalvents that took place during the war which are almost uncovered in the Western literature dedicated to this conflict In those parts of the book the author s writing style transforms and becomes Critical Role: Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting engaging informative witty and actually uite a pleasurable readingxperience As for material covered by author in those parts of the book Personally I can only describe it as fascinating after all where Together else in English litterature can you find detailed narrative of Slovak uprising of 1944 or details about short lived Prague uprising that took place in absolutely last days of war actually after capitulation of Berlin and what role Vlasov and his 1st ROA Division played in itI ve already said this in my review of Road To Stalingrad Road to Berlin isn t the mostxciting book about World War 2 that you will The Essential Turing: Seminal Writings in Computing, Logic, Philosophy, Artificial Intelligence, and Artificial Life plus The Secrets of Enigma ever pick up Frankly those two books are reference works than anythinglse But if you have genuine interest in operational art of war during World War II logistics planning Սեվանի Ափին execution of operations at armyarmy group level this book along with its companion is nothing short of anye opener in regard of Eastern Front and an absolute must rea. Imum stress the Russian army achieved near impossible feats in the field and the factories All the diplomatic moves and counter moves including the all important conferences at Tehran and Yalta also come vividly ali.