The German Campaign in Russia - Planning and Operations (1940-1942)

by Richard Grant



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 2/8/2007

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 216
ISBN : 9781412084260

About the Book

The purpose of this book is to describe German planning and operations in the first part of the campaign against Russia. The narrative starts with Hitler's inital plans for an invasion of Russia and ends at the time of Germany's maximum territorial gains during the battle of Stalingrad. A subsequent volume will depict the course of events from the Russian counteroffensive in November 1942 to the capture of Berlin in April 1945.

About the Author

Dr. Richard Gordon Grant, Esq. is an Adjunct Professor at Mercy College in the law department and a retired Lt. Colonel from the JAG Corps of the United States Army. He is an advocate of education at all levels, and is particularly interested in making sure the lessons of the holocaust are not forgotten.