Stalingrad – New Perspectives on an Epic Battle, Vol. 2: The City of Death

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Volume 2 covers operations in the city itself and the Soviet counteroffensive to the surrender of the Germans and Romanians in the pocket.

Among other topics covered:

  • The realistic air bridge – and why it failed.
  • How could the Russians persevere?
  • General Paulus’s greatest mistake.
  • What happened to the civilians in Stalingrad?
  • The myths about ”Pavlov’s house” and the Mamayev Kurgan hill.
  • The German plan to evacuate Stalingrad – and how it failed.
  • A critical analysis of writing history about Stalingrad.

330 pages hardcover. Format 6″ x 9″

  • Illustrated with many previously unseen photos
  • Large and clear maps
  • QR codes with relevant film clips