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Pages: 48
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Often overshadowed by the drama of its catastrophic collapse in the November 1917 Revolution, the Imperial Russian Army's record in 1914-16 included some notable victories. Its human qualities of patriotism and endurance were remarkable, and in 1916 the 'Brusilov Offensive' on the South-Western Front outdistanced anything that was being achieved
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Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: Nik Cornish
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Spellmount, Limited Publishers

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Leningrad
Language: en
Pages: 128
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Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-13 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

The 900-day siege of the Soviet city of Leningrad by the combined forces of the Germans and the Finns is one of the most remarkable, and terrible, events of the Second World War, yet until recently it has not received the attention it deserves it has been overshadowed by other
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Language: en
Pages: 160
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The Soviet victory over the Germans at Stalingrad was decisive for the war on the Eastern Front and for the Second World War as a whole, and the story of the long, bitter battle on the banks of the Volga has fascinated historians ever since. While it has been the
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Language: en
Pages:
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Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-06 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

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