La Batalla por Stalingrado has ratings and reviews. Katherine said: I found this book deeply problematic. Partly this is because I am irredeema. BATALLA POR STALINGRADO, LA by WILLIAN CRAIG at – ISBN – ISBN – – Softcover. LA BATALLA DE LAS ARDENAS + LA BATALLA DE STALINGRADO (2 libros). MICHEL HERUBEL // WILLIAM CRAIG. Published by RBA, Barcelona,
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Stephan Kapustka rated it it was ok Aug 29, Published March 9th by Planeta first published But I don’t think that the outcome of the battle of Stalingrad, and the suffering of the Sixth Army, somehow negates the reasons and the choices that put them there in the first place.
Nurul Hudaa rated it it was ok Mar 19, Shyue Chou Chuang rated it it was ok Oct 04, I am more interested in the human factor of the war, not the stratagems. James Darby rated it it was ok Mar 17, Open Preview See a Problem?
William Craig — was an American author and historian.
La Batalla por Stalingrado by William Craig (2 star ratings)
Trivia About Enemy at the Gate The other, related choice is to radically decontextualize the battle of Stalingrad. Do I think that the German soldiers and officers of the Sixth Army deserve sympathy? I can’t believe I’m actually reading a “war” book — so not my genre. Craig’s account details the battle, which at times came down to a williaam of buildings d I have my grandfather’s original copy of this book, which was a huge motivator for me to read it.
Anyway, I know how it ends Well over a million men and women died because of Stalingrad, a number far surpassing the previous records of dead at the first battle of the Somme and Verdun in Although I finished it, I did so more out of inertia than anything else. More maps would have helped. Noran Miss Pumkin rated it it was ok Aug 12, Elaine rated it it was ok Nov 13, Maybe because it was the Christmas season, but I just couldn’t finish this one.
For my taste, this wasn’t a terribly enjoyable read because it was very much a detailed account of the battle strategies employed by both sides of the war.
La Batalla por Stalingrado
Jacob Fox rated it it was ok Stalingardo 21, Thai Matus rated it it was ok Oct 17, Khorn rated it it was ok May 24, The Rumanians also lost approximatelymen around Stalingrad.
However, I just don’t particularly find this information interesting or useful. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. He describes the Einsatzgruppen dismissively as “homicidal maniacs” 11and clearly feels that he can place the blame for the genocide of the Jews only on them, leaving his German soldiers and officers untainted.
craif Probably my biggest take-away was an feeling of horror at the things that people did to each other and to the brutality of the conditions a Russian winter under which they fought. The toll breaks down as follows: Maybe because it was the Christmas season, but I just couldn’t finish this first part of my review: OK, I tried, I really did.
And I find that idea, as I said, deeply problematic.
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