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Operation Typhoon: Hitler's March on Moscow, October 1941

Stahel, David

Published by Cambridge University Press
ISBN 10: 1107501954 / ISBN 13: 9781107501959
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Title: Operation Typhoon: Hitler's March on Moscow,...

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Binding: Soft cover

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Fascinating new account of Hitler's Operation Typhoon, launched in October 1941, and its significance for the wider German war effort. Num Pages: 418 pages, 21 b/w illus. 15 maps 4 tables. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; HBLW; HBWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 229 x 18. Weight in Grams: 690. . 2015. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9781107501959

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Synopsis: In October 1941 Hitler launched Operation Typhoon the German drive to capture Moscow and knock the Soviet Union out of the war. As the last chance to escape the dire implications of a winter campaign, Hitler directed seventy-five German divisions, almost two million men and three of Germany's four panzer groups into the offensive, resulting in huge victories at Viaz'ma and Briansk - among the biggest battles of the Second World War. David Stahel's groundbreaking new account of Operation Typhoon captures the perspectives of both the German high command and individual soldiers, revealing that despite success on the battlefield the wider German war effort was in far greater trouble than is often acknowledged. Germany's hopes of final victory depended on the success of the October offensive but the autumn conditions and the stubborn resistance of the Red Army ensured that the capture of Moscow was anything but certain.

Book Description: Operation Typhoon was launched by Hitler in October 1941 to capture Moscow and knock the Soviet Union out of the war. Traditionally viewed as a victory, this groundbreaking new account of the offensive reveals that despite success on the battlefield the wider German war effort was already doomed to failure.

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