Paperback. Pub Date :2012-04-26 Pages: 592 Language: English Publisher: Penguin Books Ian Kershaws The End is a gripping. revelatory account of the final months of the Nazi war machine. from the failed attempt to assassinate Hitler in July 1944 to the German surrender in May 1945.In almost every major war there comes a point where defeat looms for one side and its rulers cut a deal with the victors. if only in an attempt to save their own skins. In Hitlers Germany. nothing of this kind…
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What made Germany keep fighting to the death, even when it was clear they would lose the Second World War? Why did its rulers not cut a deal to save their own skin? And why did ord..
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Examines why the Third Reich resisted surrender for months after it had clearly lost World War II, drawing on testimony from civilians and former military insiders to discuss the N..
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A sweeping history of the final eight months of World War II on the European front draws on interviews with survivors and the archives of the major combatants to raise provocative ..
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The terrible months between the arrival of the Red Army on German soil and the final collapse of Hitler's regime were like no other in the Second World War. The Soviet Army's inten..
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As early as 1941, Allied victory in World War II seemed all but assured. How and why, then, did the Germans prolong the barbaric conflict for three and a half more years? In The Ge..
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«La battaglia per la Germania, cominciata come il più imponente fatto d’armi del XX secolo, si concluse nella più grande tragedia umana del Novecento». Come gli studiosi di s..
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Now updated with a new introduction and bibliography Ian Kershaw's classic study of popular responses to Nazi policy and ideology explores the political mentality of 'ordinary Germ..