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Hitler's Decision to Invade Russia, 1941
Hitler's Decision to Invade Russia, 1941
By Robert Cecil
192 pp, Davis-Poynter, 1975
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A useful summary of Hitler's motives and Germany's planning for the invasion of Russia. The magnitude of errors on both the German and Russian sides is clearly demonstrated, as both Hitler and Stalin, prisoners of their own propaganda, underestimated each other's power and resourcefulness.