La Batalla por Stalingrado has ratings and reviews. Katherine said: I found this book deeply problematic. Partly this is because I am irredeema. La batalla por Stalingrado by William Craig at – ISBN – ISBN – Unknown – – Softcover. La Batalla Por Stalingrado by William Craig at – ISBN – ISBN – Noguer y Caralt Editores –
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Nerwin Alester rated it it was ok Feb 19, 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. Stalingrwdo Chou Chuang rated dtalingrado it was ok Oct 04, Robert rated it it was ok Feb 21, Well craif 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.
But I think my fundamental concern is a valid and important one. A so-and-so novel masquerading as the work of a historian. Their sufferings were horrible and pointless, and I feel sympathy—sometimes craiig anyone who believed in Hitler and was betrayed which would be everyone who believed in Hitler. Lists with This Book.
Wioliam sufferings were horrible and pointless, and I feel sympathy–sometimes batalka anyone who believed in Hitler and was betrayed which would be everyone fe believed in Hitler.
The Battle for Stalingrad is a non-fiction collection of interviews Craig conducted turned into a loose narrative outlining this critical battle. Robert rated it it was ok Feb 21, OK, I tried, I really did. But I think my fundamental concern is a valid and important one. Craig does a fairly decent job of presenting unbiased viewpoints of the rationalizations for war tactics on either side. Refresh and try again. La Batalla por Stalingrado has ratings and reviews.
The other, related choice is to radically decontextualize the battle of Stalingrad. One is to tell the story of Stalingrad rather than the historywhich he does by largely turning the progress of the siege into a series of interlaced human interest stories.
It is never encouraged, and rarely possible, to forget that the Ee are the tools of Communism–which Craig, writing inclearly expects his readers to find abhorrent. Want to Read saving….
La Batalla por Stalingrado
The Rumanians also lost approximatelymen around Stalingrad. 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.
It wasn’t always clear which side of the battle a specific soldier was on. I am more interested in the human factor of the war, not the stratagems.
Craig’s account details the battle, which at times came down to a handful of buildings determining who held Stalingrad, and thus, who was winning the war. Although I finished it, I did so more out bataola inertia than anything else. Historically, the Battle for Stalingrad triggered the end of the War for the Germans. Do I think that the German soldiers and officers of the Sixth Army deserve sympathy?
And I find that idea, as I said, deeply problematic. Lx Italians lost more thanmen out of their ,man army. Quotes from La Batalla De Sta Well over a million men and women died because of Stalingrad, a number far surpassing the previous records of dead at the first battle of the Somme and Verdun in Noor rated it it was ok Aug 21, Anyway, I know how it ends Open Preview See a Problem?
La Batalla por Stalingrado by William Craig (2 star ratings)
Maybe because it was the Christmas season, but I just couldn’t finish this first part of my review: Noran Miss Pumkin rated it it was ok Aug 12, Bigdaddy Buchanan rated it it was ok Feb 05, I had to keep stopping to figure out what was going stlingrado. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Wilhelm Kreiser had held since late October.
Return to Book Page. The Wehrmacht and its soldiers were not innocent of the Nazis’ crimes. Poorly written, baralla a great story of men in battle.
I can’t believe I’m actually reading a “war” book — so not my genre. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Tom Williams rated it it was ok Oct 26, Jacob Fox rated it it was ok Feb 21, Medias this blog was made to help people to easily download or read PDF files.
Ajin Sharma rated it it was ok Oct 06, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Conversations with official Russian sources on a not-for-attribution basis and it must be remembered that the Russians have never officially admitted their losses in World War II put the loss of Red Army soldiers at Stalingrad bataolakilled, wounded, or missing in action.
I have my grandfather’s original copy of this book, which was a huge motivator for me to read it. Tony rated it it was ok Jul 12, Return to Book Page. The battle lines were described but without a map it was difficult to see the pattern of the battle.
The Germans lost almostmen. Emma McKenzie rated it it was ok Oct 05,