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World War 2 and the Soviet people

World Congress for Soviet and East European Studies (4th 1990 Harrogate, England)

World War 2 and the Soviet people

by World Congress for Soviet and East European Studies (4th 1990 Harrogate, England)

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Soviet Union -- Congresses.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Influence -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesWorld War II and the Soviet people., World War Two and the Soviet people.
      Statementedited by John Garrard and Carol Garrard.
      ContributionsGarrard, John Gordon., Garrard, Carol., White, Stephen, 1945-, International Council for Soviet and East European Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD764 .W67 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, 268 p. :
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1709178M
      ISBN 100312085311
      LC Control Number92010827

      The Soviet Union in World War II is the story of several wars. When World War II started, the Soviet Union was effectively an ally of Nazi Germany in a relatively conventional European interstate war. Although the Germans did most of the fighting in Poland, the Soviet Union occupied the eastern :// World War II was the deadliest military conflict in history. It lasted from to and involved 30 countries from every part of the globe. World War II killed around 70 million people or 4% of the world's population.   Historians argue over the exact numbers, so most of the following figures are from "The Fallen of World War II

        This book highlights the atrocities committed by Stalin during World War 2, which rival those of the Germans towards the Jews during the same time period. Not to be confused with another novel with a similar name, this book is amazing, enriching, and well worth a read. Novels about World War 2: Relationship focus. :// During and after the Second World War, which lasted from to , numerous campaign medals and awards were instituted in recognition of list below show those from the main participants, created during the WW2 period and subsequent years. If you’d like to see medals from other countries, please use the main menu ://

      But Soviet actions after the war shocked the American people. The Soviet Union wanted to block western political and economic influence in central and eastern Europe. It wanted to extend its own   The Cold War was an ongoing political rivalry between the United States and the Soviet Union and their respective allies that developed after World War hostility between the two superpowers was first given its name by George Orwell in an article published in Orwell understood it as a nuclear stalemate between “super-states”: each possessed weapons of mass destruction and


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