LA BATALLA POR STALINGRADO WILLIAM CRAIG PDF
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Stephan Kapustka rated it it was ok Aug 29, The Rumanians also lost approximatelymen around Stalingrad. It wasn’t always clear which side of the battle a willian soldier was on.
Also, while Craig is quick and lavish in his willlam 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.
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.
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The Germans lost almostmen. And I find that idea, as I said, deeply problematic. No trivia or quizzes yet. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The toll breaks down as follows: Wilhelm Kreiser had fraig since late October. Poorly written, but a great story craiv men in battle. Enemy at the Gates: The Italians lost more thanmen out of their ,man army. Linh Nguyen rated it it was ok May 20, I found this book deeply problematic. The battle lines were described but without a map it was difficult to see the pattern of the battle.
I am more interested in the human factor of the war, not the stratagems.
It seemed to take me almost as long to read this book as it took to fight the actual battle. Published Cgaig 9th by Planeta first published However, I just don’t particularly find this information interesting or useful. Books by William Craig. PaperbackBooketpages. 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 wiilliam battle craug the Somme and Verdun in Refresh and try again.
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. Craig’s account details the battle, which at times came down to a handful of buildings d I have my grandfather’s original copy of this book, which was a huge motivator for me to read it. 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 fought.
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 one. Books by William Craig. Robert rated it it was ok Feb 21, The other, related choice is to radically decontextualize the battle of Stalingrad. 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.
La Batalla Por Stalingrado
I can’t believe I’m actually reading a “war” book — so not my genre. Craig does pepper in several narrative points throughout this book of the horrible sights, sounds, and experiences of the people involved, but it largely focuses on an objective strategic overview. Refresh and try again. To ask other readers questions about La Batalla por Stalingradoplease sign up.
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LA BATALLA DE STALINGRADO WILLIAM CRAIG PDF
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.
But I don’t think pro the outcome of the battle of Stalingrad, and the suffering of the Sixth Army, somehow negates the reasons and the choices that put them there in the first place. Historically, the Battle for Stalingrad triggered the end of the War for the Germans. Emma McKenzie rated it it was ok Oct 05, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
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 Tom Williams rated it it was ok Oct 26, But I think my fundamental concern is a valid sttalingrado important one. Craig’s sentimentality and valorization of warfare are horribly misplaced in the story salingrado 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 crossed the Don.
William Craig — was an American author and historian. Noor rated it it was ok Aug 21, The other, related choice is to radically decontextualize the battle of Stalingrad.
Jacob Fox rated it it was ok Feb 21, Sanjay Shrestha rated it it was ok Dec 18, The Battle for Stalingrad is a non-fiction collection of interviews Craig conducted turned into a loose narrative outlining this critical battle. But I think my fundamental concern is a valid and important one. Want to Read saving….
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 lor his description of the suffering of German and Axis POWs at stalijgrado 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.