The Fall of Hitler's Fortress City: The Battle for Konigsberg, 1945

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The harrowing, tragic story of a city and a people ravaged by one of the most brutal battles of World War II. In 1945, in the face of the advancing Red Army, two and a half million people were forced out of Germany's most easterly province, East Prussia, and in particular its capital, Konigsberg. Their flight was a direct result of Hitler's ill-fated decision to invade the Soviet Union in 1941. Now that the Germans were in retreat, the horrors of Leningrad and Stalingrad were to be avenged by an army determined not only ...

The Fall of Hitler's Fortress City: The Battle for Konigsberg, 1945 2017, Skyhorse Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781510712409

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