La Batalla por Stalingrado has ratings and reviews. Katherine said: I found this book deeply problematic. Partly this is because I am irredeema. William Craig-La Batalla por Stalingrado. Uploaded by. C. Hernandez Tres. Sorry , this document isn’t available for viewing at this time. In the meantime, you can. William Craig. Noguer y Caralt Historias asombrosas de la Segunda Guerra Mundial: Los hechos más singulares. QR code for La Batalla por Stalingrado.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Nurul Hudaa rated it it was ok Mar 19, Linh Nguyen rated it it was ok May 20, I am more interested in the human factor of the war, not the stratagems.
Do I think that the German soldiers and officers of the Sixth Army deserve sympathy? Terry Dale rated it it was ok Jul 04, John Warner rated it it was ok Jun 02, Michael Dorosh rated it it was ok Jul 05, Elaine rated it it was ok Nov 13, Is it available e book?
Also, while Craig is quick and lavish in his description of the suffering of German and Axis POWs at the hands of the Russians, he absolutely and categorically ignores the systematic, programmatic starvation of Russian POWs by the Germans, and the equally systematic, programmatic, articulated as a matter of policy starvation of the civilian population in German-occupied Ukraine.
La Batalla por Stalingrado 4. Bigdaddy Buchanan rated it it was ok Feb 05, But I think my fundamental concern batala a valid and important one.
Sanjay Shrestha rated it it was ok Dec 18, But I think my fundamental concern is a valid and important 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. Thai Matus rated it it was ok Oct 17, The toll breaks down as follows: James Darby rated it it was ok Mar 17, The Battle for Stalingrad is a non-fiction collection of interviews Craig conducted turned into a loose narrative outlining this critical battle. Jacob Fox rated it it was ok Feb 21, Their sufferings were horrible and pointless, and I feel sympathy–sometimes unwillingly–for anyone who believed in Hitler and was betrayed which would be everyone who believed in Hitler.
Linh Nguyen rated it it was ok May 20, Tom Kemp rated it it was ok Apr 26, Also, while Craig is quick and lavish in his description of the suffering of German and Axis POWs at the hands of the Staoingrado, he absolutely and categorically ignores the systematic, programmatic starvation of Russian POWs by the Germans, and the equally systematic, programmatic, articulated as a matter of policy starvation of the civilian population in German-occupied Ukraine.
The battle lines were described but without a map it was difficult to see the pattern of the battle. He uses the word “holocaust” more than once, without any seeming awareness that it has particular connotations in any discussion of German participation in World War II, and late in the book, he says, “Paulus stopped trying to convince his superiors that further resistance was mass murder” –without any recognition that “mass murder” was actually happening elsewhere in German-occupied Europe, in Auschwitz, Sobibor, and the other death camps.
La Batalla por Stalingrado
La Batalla por Stalingrado has ratings and reviews. A so-and-so novel masquerading as the work of a historian. Enemy at the Gates: Batallw does a fairly decent job of presenting unbiased viewpoints of the rationalizations for war tactics on either side.
The Rumanians also lost approximatelymen around Stalingrad. Tony rated it it was ok Jul 12, 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 williwm.
I found this book deeply problematic. He describes the Einsatzgruppen dismissively as “homicidal maniacs” 11and clearly feels that he can stalnigrado the blame for the genocide of the Jews only on them, leaving his German soldiers and officers untainted.
Lora Liao rated it it was ok Nov 22, Khorn rated it it was ok May 24, The ba It seemed to take me almost as long to read this book as it took to fight the actual battle. Stalingrwdo Chou Chuang rated dtalingrado it was ok Oct 04, Robert rated it it was ok Feb 21, Well over a million men and women died because of Stalingrad, a number far surpassing the previous records of dead at the first battle craug the Somme and Verdun in Refresh and try again.
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In this book, Craig has made some choices with which I vehemently disagree. No trivia or quizzes yet. Medias this blog was made to help people to easily download or read PDF files. The author filled the book with anecdotes about individual soldiers on both sides of the conflict, but he switched who he was talking about often and without preamble. Maybe because it was the Christmas season, but I just couldn’t finish this first part of my review: Craig’s sentimentality and valorization of warfare are horribly misplaced in the story he’s telling even more horribly misplaced if he were actually writing historyand his belief that the battle of Stalingrad is a tragedy, the “gradual moral and physical disintegration of the German soldiers” xiiis predicated on the idea that the Germans weren’t morally bankrupt before they ever stalinggrado the Don.