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Author Stahel, David, 1975-
Title Operation Typhoon [electronic resource] : Hitler's march on Moscow, October 1941 / David Stahel.
Publication Info. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Glossary -- Tables of Military Ranks and Army Structures -- chapter one. Contextualizing Barbarossa -- Hunting the Bear : Campaigning in the Russian theatre -- Evoking Barbarossa : twelfth century myth and twentieth century reality -- chapter two. Operation Typhoon -- The tempest moves east : "The last great decisive battle of the year" (Adolf Hitler) -- Caging the Bear : Bock's encirclements at Viaz'ma and Briansk -- chapter three. Viaz'ma and Briansk -- Seeing which way the wind blows : Typhoon's Zenith -- "The campaign in the east has been decided!" (Otto Dietrich) -- chapter four. Carnage on the road to Moscow -- Making a killing at Viaz'ma and Briansk : The pockets contract -- Forward on the flanks : Bock's willful overextension -- chapter five. Bock's final triumph -- "We shall all die out here" : The battle of Viaz'ma -- "I have lived through hell" : The battle of Briansk -- chapter six. Exploiting the breach -- Into the Bear's cave : Bock's drive on Moscow -- Bock's flagging offensive : Pushing his army and his luck to Moscow -- chapter seven. Weathering the storm -- "Wait, for I'll return, defying every death" (Konstantin Simonov) -- "A combination of states has at last been formed against Hitlerism" (Vyacheslav Molotov) -- chapter eight. Running on empty -- Flogging the dead horse : Army Group Centre's stalled advance -- The last charge : Guderian's drive on Tula -- Chapter nine. The eye of the storm -- The culminating point of the attack : Army Group Centre halts.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Moscow, Battle of, Moscow, Russia, 1941-1942.
Bock, Fedor von, 1880-1945.
Germany. Heer. Heeresgruppe Mitte.
Moscow (Russia) -- History, Military -- 20th century.
V︠i︡azʹma (Smolenska︠i︡a oblastʹ, Russia) -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Br︠i︡ansk (Russia) -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Tula (Russia) -- History, Military -- 20th century.
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1107035120 (hardback)
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