Total War (Paperback)
  • Total War (Paperback)
zoom

Total War (Paperback)

(author)
£10.99
Paperback 368 Pages / Published: 16/02/2012
  • In stock

Available

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

In February 1943, German forces surrendered to the Red Army at Stalingrad and the tide of war turned. By May 1945 Soviet soldiers had stormed Berlin and brought down Hitler's regime.

Total War follows the fortunes of these fighters as they liberated Russia and the Ukraine from the Nazi invader and fought their way into the heart of the Reich. It reveals the horrors they experienced - the Holocaust, genocide and the mass murder of Soviet POWs - and shows the Red Army, brutalized by war, taking its terrible revenge on the German civilian population. For the first time Russian veterans are candid about the terrible atrocities their own army committed. But they also describe their struggle to raise themselves from the abyss of hatred. Their war against the Nazis - which in large part brought the Second World War in Europe to an end - is a tarnished but deeply moving story of sacrifice and redemption.

Publisher: John Murray Press
ISBN: 9781848542310
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 258 g
Dimensions: 196 x 132 x 26 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
Praise for Michael Jones * --- *
A milestone in the treatment of the battle . . . highly effective and utterly captivating . . . This is the finest history of its type published to date * David Glanz *
'A tribute to the resilience of the human spirit' * Herald *
'Jones deserves full credit for the remarkable personal testimonies he has amassed' * Max Hastings, Sunday Times *
An epic depiction of a "tarnished victory" * Independent *

You may also be interested in...

Appeasing Hitler
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The War in the West - A New History
Added to basket
Normandy '44
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
SAS Italian Job
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Dresden
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Barbarossa
Added to basket
£25.00   £21.99
Hardback
Operation Mincemeat
Added to basket
Chastise
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Hitler and Stalin
Added to basket
£25.00   £21.99
Hardback
The Unwomanly Face of War
Added to basket
The Good Germans
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
Berlin
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Agent Sonya
Added to basket
£25.00   £20.00
Hardback
Ardennes 1944
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
D-Day Through German Eyes
Added to basket
D-Day
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.