The Second World War

  • R. W. Davies
Part of the Studies in Soviet and Society book series (SREEHS)

Abstract

It is difficult for a citizen of Britain or the United States to comprehend the deep influence of the devastating tragedy of the German invasion of 1941–5 on Soviet life and on the Soviet understanding of the world.

Keywords

Expense Hunt Trench Monopoly 

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Notes and References

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© R. W. Davies 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. W. Davies
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Russian and East European StudiesUniversity of BirminghamUK

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