|Statement||Paul Carell ; [translated from the German by David Johnston ; photo captions translated by William Warda, Sr.].|
|Series||Schiffer military/aviation history, Schiffer military history|
|LC Classifications||D764.3.S7 C3713 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||348 p. :|
|Number of Pages||348|
|LC Control Number||92062188|
Jun 07, · The received wisdom about this book is that it was an orthodox Soviet account of the siege of Stalingrad and that it lacked the complexity and merit of Life and Fate. The very fact that it was. Stalingrad book. Read 81 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Vasily Grossman’s Life and Fate has been hailed as a twentieth-century W /5. A prequel to one of the great novels of the 20th century, Vasily Grossman’s book Life and Fate, finally appeared in English this lfcmalta.comgrad is an epic novel, Tolstoyan in its. Jun 06, · Stalingrad does that This is a book to be absorbed over the course of a life, read and re-read from new perspectives Each reading of Stalingrad would represent a movement closer to its elusive core, to its heart that keeps on beating through time * Herald * Grossman's most humane writing about injustice and atrocity paradoxically emerges /5().
Jun 28, · "One needs time and patience to read Stalingrad, but it is worth it. Moving majestically from Berlin to Moscow to the boundless Kazakh steppe A multitude of lives and fates are played out against a vast panoramic history." —Ian Thomson, Evening Standard's 'Book of the Week'/5(51). Jun 06, · A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week. Stalingrad is the prequel to Life and Fate, one of the twentieth century's greatest lfcmalta.com is its first publication in English. In April , Hitler and Mussolini plan the huge offensive on the Eastern Front that will culminate in the greatest battle in human lfcmalta.com: Vasily Grossman. Jan 13, · Stalingrad Part 1 of 3 Audiobook FULL by Atony Bevoor. Jun 06, · Much like the German invasion of the USSR, Stalingrad is a daunting monster, weighing in at pages plus pages of fascinating historical notes and the translator's take on the many versions of the book. At its best, in the first half, Stalingrad is about families: their strength in love and their hell in emotional conflict/5(53).
Jul 01, · The Battle of Stalingrad was not only the psychological turning point of World War II: it also changed the face of modern warfare. From Antony Beevor, the internationally bestselling author of D-Day and The Battle of Arnhem. In August , Hitler's huge Sixth /5(). Jun 03, · Stalingrad and Life and Fate are modelled on War and Peace – the only book Grossman said he was able to read at the front. Grossman consciously took on the role of Red Tolstoy. Grossman. Oct 30, · It depends on how you want to look at the battle. If there is only one book on Stalingrad that you want to read, then I would suggest “Enemy at the Gates” by Craig. But this book is long on personality and short on military strategy. If you want p. Jul 04, · Buy Stalingrad by Antony Beevor (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().