The End

The End

The Defiance and Destruction of Hitler's Germany, 1944-1945

Book - 2011
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"From the preeminent Hitler biographer, a fascinating and original exploration of how the Third Reich was willing and able to fight to the bitter end of World War II. Countless books have been written about why Nazi Germany lost World War II, yet remarkably little attention has been paid to the equally vital question of how and why it was able to hold out as long as it did."--
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2011.
ISBN: 9781594203145
Characteristics: xxvi, 564 p. : ill., maps.


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debwalker Nov 08, 2011

How Germany was defeated in the last year of WW2.

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Aug 07, 2013

A meticulous retelling of the last days of the third Reich. An interesting read for anyone really enjoys watching the dreams of nasty little men crumble around them.

Sep 30, 2012

a meticulous, and harrowing, account of the final disintegration of Hitler's Reich, after the failed attempt on the Führer's life, the German nation's nearly incomprehensible but relentless march to their own assured destruction, written elegantly, lucidly and clearly, and probably, for this particular matter, definitvely, in this field a must

KEVIN DOWD Sep 07, 2012

long drawn out horrible story of diehard resistance and increased killings in the last months.

I think there was a reason no one wrote this book before.

debwalker Nov 08, 2011

How Germany was defeated in the last year of WW2.

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