Drawing On Evidence Never Before Seen In The West, Including Combat Records Of Early Engagements, David Glantz Claims That In 1941 The Red Army Was Poorly Trained, Inadequately Equipped, Ineptly Organized, And Consequently Incapable Of Engaging In Large Scale Military Campaigns And Both Hitler And Stalin Knew It He Provides A Complete And Convincing Study Of Why The Soviets Almost Lost The War That Summer, Dispelling Many Of The Myths About The Red Army That Have Persisted Since The War And Soundly Refuting Viktor Suvorov S Controversial Thesis That Stalin Was Planning A Preemptive Strike Against Germany.
David M Glantz is an American military historian and the editor of The Journal of Slavic Military Studies.Glantz received degrees in history from the Virginia Military Institute and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and is a graduate of the U.S Army Command and General Staff College, Defense Language Institute, Institute for Russian and Eastern European Studies, and U.S Army War
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- Stumbling Colossus: The Red Army on the Eve of World War (Modern War Studies)
- David M. Glantz
- 21 September 2017 David M. Glantz