Zhukov's greatest defeat: the Red Army's epic disaster in Operation Mars, 1942

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University Press of Kansas, 1999 - History - 421 pages
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Glantz offers a definitive account of the forgotten catastrophe of Operation Mars, reveals the key players, and details the major events of the military disaster. 24 photos, 24 maps.

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Forgotten by history and virtually denied by the Soviet Union, the disastrous Russian defeat of 1942 in Operation Mars is finally exposed in Glantz's exhaustive study of this massive battle on the ... Read full review

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Contents

List of Maps and Illustrations
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Appendices
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the Sychevka Sector
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Copyright

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About the author (1999)

Glantz is founder and former director of the U.S. Army's Foreign Military Studies Office and editor of the Journal of Slavic Military Studies.

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