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    • The Drive on Moscow, 1941

    • Operation Taifun and Germany’s First Great Crisis of World War II
    • By: Niklas Zetterling, Anders Frankson
    • Narrated by: Dave Courvoisier
    • Length: 8 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 67
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 64

    At the end of September 1941, more than a million German soldiers lined up along the frontline just 180 miles west of Moscow. They were well trained, confident, and had good reasons to hope that the war in the East would be over with one last offensive. Facing them was an equally large Soviet force, but whose soldiers were neither as well trained nor as confident. When the Germans struck, disaster soon befell the Soviet defenders.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Add the maps, lose the accents

    • By Carrick on 07-03-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Korsun Pocket

    • The Encirclement and Breakout of a German Army in the East, 1944
    • By: Niklas Zetterling, Anders Frankson
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 12 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 73
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 65

    During the second half of 1943, after the failure at Kursk, Germany’s Army Group South fell back from Russia under repeated hammer blows from the Red Army. Under Erich von Manstein, however, the Germans were able to avoid serious defeats, while at the same time fending off Hitler’s insane orders to hold on to useless territory. Then, in January 1944, a disaster happened.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A wonderful historical narative

    • By Joseph on 04-16-13

    Regular price: $24.95