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Hitler's War Directives 1939-1945

Hitler's War Directives 1939-1945

by Hugh Trevor-Roper

Publisher: Birlinn, Limited
ISBN: 9781843410140
Pages: 320
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 8 Mb
Date posting: 2020-07-07


The Second World War was Hitler's personal war in many senses. He intended it, prepared for it, chose the moment for launching it, planned its course, and, on several occasions between 1939 and 1942, claimed to have won it. Although the aims he sought to achieve were old nationalist aspirations, the fact that the policy and strategy for their realization were imposed so completely by Hitler himself meant that if victory had come, it would have been very much a personal triumph: the ultimate failure was thus a personal one too. This book presents all of Hitler's war directives, from preparations for the invasion of Poland (31 August 1939) to his last desperate order to his troops ...