Barbarossa Revisited: A Critical Reappraisal of the Opening Stages of the Russo-German Campaign (June-December 1941)

@article{Stolfi1982BarbarossaRA,
  title={Barbarossa Revisited: A Critical Reappraisal of the Opening Stages of the Russo-German Campaign (June-December 1941)},
  author={Russel H. S. Stolfi},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  year={1982},
  volume={54},
  pages={27 - 46}
}
  • Russel H. S. Stolfi
  • Published 1982
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Modern History
  • In the Soviet Union in 1941, a complex, ill-understood play of events projected the German field armies in the east close to Moscow in the late autumn of the year, but ended with their ultimate defeat. The reigning Soviet interpretation of the campaign remains the one in which the natural strengths of the Russian motherland and the inspired leadership of the Communists predetermined a Soviet Russian triumph over the invading Germans. Western historians and writers also generally agree that… CONTINUE READING
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