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The Resource The chief culprit : Stalin's grand design to start World War II, Viktor Suvorov

The chief culprit : Stalin's grand design to start World War II, Viktor Suvorov

Label
The chief culprit : Stalin's grand design to start World War II
Title
The chief culprit
Title remainder
Stalin's grand design to start World War II
Statement of responsibility
Viktor Suvorov
Title variation
Stalin's grand design to start World War II
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author analyzes newly released documents concerning Stalin's strategic design to conquer Europe and the reasons behind his controversial support for Nazi Germany
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Suvorov, Viktor
Dewey number
940.53/10947
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D742.S58
LC item number
S878 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Stalin, Joseph
Label
The chief culprit : Stalin's grand design to start World War II, Viktor Suvorov
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-318) and index
Contents
The struggle for peace, and its results -- First attempts to unleash a Second World War -- The first contact -- Stalin's role in the rebirth of German war power -- Why did Stalin like Hitler's book so much? -- Industrialization and collectivization -- Stalin's role in elevating Hitler -- Stalin and the destruction of Soviet strategic aviation -- Stalin's preparations for war: tanks -- On the "obsolete" Soviet tanks -- Winged Genghis Khan -- About "obsolete" airplanes -- Soviet airborne assault troops and their mission -- About the brilliant military leader Tukhachevski -- The cleansing -- Spain -- Stalin's trap for Hitler -- Results of the Moscow Pact -- Blitzkrieg in Poland Mongolia -- Mobilization -- Mobilization of the economy -- The winter war: Finland -- Germany's strategic resources and Stalin's plans -- The carving up of Romania, and its consequences -- Destruction of the buffer states between Germany and the Soviet Union -- Destruction of the security pale on the eve of the war -- Partisans or saboteurs? -- Destruction of the Stalin line -- Trotsky murdered, Molotov in Berlin -- Kremlin games -- All the way to Berlin! -- Mountain divisions on the steppes of Ukraine -- Stalin in May -- June 13, 1941 - Words and deeds -- Red Army, black Gulag uniforms -- Military alignment -- Churchill's warning and Stalin's reaction -- A Blitzkrieg against Russia? -- Intelligence reports and Stalin's reaction -- The war has begun -- Stalin's panic -- If it weren't for winter! -- A model war
Control code
ocn221961636
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xxii, 328 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591148067
Lccn
2008015592
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)221961636
Label
The chief culprit : Stalin's grand design to start World War II, Viktor Suvorov
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-318) and index
Contents
The struggle for peace, and its results -- First attempts to unleash a Second World War -- The first contact -- Stalin's role in the rebirth of German war power -- Why did Stalin like Hitler's book so much? -- Industrialization and collectivization -- Stalin's role in elevating Hitler -- Stalin and the destruction of Soviet strategic aviation -- Stalin's preparations for war: tanks -- On the "obsolete" Soviet tanks -- Winged Genghis Khan -- About "obsolete" airplanes -- Soviet airborne assault troops and their mission -- About the brilliant military leader Tukhachevski -- The cleansing -- Spain -- Stalin's trap for Hitler -- Results of the Moscow Pact -- Blitzkrieg in Poland Mongolia -- Mobilization -- Mobilization of the economy -- The winter war: Finland -- Germany's strategic resources and Stalin's plans -- The carving up of Romania, and its consequences -- Destruction of the buffer states between Germany and the Soviet Union -- Destruction of the security pale on the eve of the war -- Partisans or saboteurs? -- Destruction of the Stalin line -- Trotsky murdered, Molotov in Berlin -- Kremlin games -- All the way to Berlin! -- Mountain divisions on the steppes of Ukraine -- Stalin in May -- June 13, 1941 - Words and deeds -- Red Army, black Gulag uniforms -- Military alignment -- Churchill's warning and Stalin's reaction -- A Blitzkrieg against Russia? -- Intelligence reports and Stalin's reaction -- The war has begun -- Stalin's panic -- If it weren't for winter! -- A model war
Control code
ocn221961636
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xxii, 328 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591148067
Lccn
2008015592
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)221961636

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