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War of the century

when Hitler fought Stalin

by Laurence Rees

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by New Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union,
  • Germany,
  • Eastern Front.
    • Subjects:
    • Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945.,
    • Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Eastern Front.,
    • Soviet Union -- History -- German occupation, 1941-1944.,
    • Germany -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Germany.,
    • Germany -- Foreign relations -- 1933-1945.,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- 1917-1945.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesWar of the century (Television program)
      StatementLaurence Rees ; foreword by Ian Kershaw
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD764 .R415 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination255 p. :
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3731892M
      ISBN 101565845994
      LC Control Number2003389160

      Fall of Giants is a historical novel published in by Welsh-born author Ken is the first part of the Century Trilogy which follows five interrelated families throughout the course of the 20th century. The first book covers notable events such as World War I, the Russian Revolution, and the struggle for women's suffrage. The sequel Winter of the World covers World War II and was Author: Ken Follett. Get this from a library! War of the century: when Hitler fought Stalin. [Laurence Rees] -- This text offers interviews with witnesses who knew Stalin and Hitler, together with documents from Russian archives. It explores in detail the reasons why Hitler invaded Russia, why it was a mistake.

      is, I believe, a rare and interesting book about the Civil War. It is called the Century War Book, published by the Century Co. but it is titled "Battles and Leaders of The Civil War", Peoples Pictorial Edition, This is a large book measuring 11" by 13" and has over pages with hundreds of pictures. : War of the Century: When Hitler Fought Stalin () by Rees, Laurence and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.4/5(56).

      WOMEN IN THE CIVIL WAR. Martha Hodes. THE SEA CAPTAIN'S WIFE: A True Story of Love, Race, and War in the Nineteenth Century, Jane A. Schultz. WOMEN AT THE FRONT: Hospital Workers in Civil War America,   This is Volume 1 of the enormously useful series done by the Century Company in the s. Still an extremely valuable source of information on the war. A must for any student of the Civil War. A better copy can be located at Cornell :


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