Hell's Gate: The Battle of the Cherkassy Pocket January to February 1944

Hell's Gate: The Battle of the Cherkassy Pocket January to February 1944

by Douglas E. Nash
     
 

Virtually unknown in the English-speaking world, the Battle of Cherkassy (also known as the Korsun Pocket) still stirs controversy in both the former Soviet Union and in Germany. It was at Cherkassy where the last German offensive strength in the Ukraine was drained away. Hell's Gate is a riveting hour by hour and day by day account of this desperate struggle…  See more details below

Overview

Virtually unknown in the English-speaking world, the Battle of Cherkassy (also known as the Korsun Pocket) still stirs controversy in both the former Soviet Union and in Germany. It was at Cherkassy where the last German offensive strength in the Ukraine was drained away. Hell's Gate is a riveting hour by hour and day by day account of this desperate struggle analyzed on a tactical level through maps and military transcripts, as well as on a personal level, through the words of the enlisted men and officers were there.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780965758437
Publisher:
RZM Imports
Publication date:
02/28/2006
Series:
Military History Ser.
Pages:
390
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.40(d)

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