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Defeat in the West

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Publisher Comments:

A gripping narrative, based on the authorand#8217;s interviews with 24 senior German officers captured at the end of World War II, reveals how a superbly armed and trained body of fighting men could suffer such a calamitous defeat. The prisoners offer candid assessments of German military performance and the nature of the fallen regime, explaining for the first time much that happened during the war and how the German military machine served Hitler welland#8212;and the nation badly.

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First published in 1947, the book reveals the truth of so much that had happened in the war, and how the discipline and ignorance of the German military machine served Hitler well and Germany badly.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780304366033
Introduction:
Hastings, Max
Publisher:
Cassell
Introduction:
Hastings, Max
Author:
Shulman, Milton
Author:
Hastings, Max
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
Europe - Germany
Subject:
Germany
Subject:
FICTION - FICTION TRD PB
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Cassell Military Paperbacks
Publication Date:
20040501
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
12 b/w illus.
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5 in

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History and Social Science » Military » World War II » Europe » General
History and Social Science » Military » World War II » Germany
History and Social Science » World History » Germany » General

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