Essays Tagged: "Operation Barbarossa"

Marketplace at Yalta

continuation of the war. Thus on the twenty second of June 1944 Germany and the Axis nations begin operation Barbarossa, the invasion of the Soviet Union. Although for the first year the Russians suf ... ic Charter, our pledge in the Declaration by the United Nations and our determination to build in cooperation with other peace-loving nations world order, under law, dedicated to peace, security, free ...

(18 pages) 76 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Herman Goering's Role In WWII

launching the Blitz in September, 1940. He was criticized for the failings of the Luftwaffe during Operation Barbarossa.After the war had finished Goering was taken to Nuremberg for the war crimes tr ...

(1 pages) 51 0 2.7 Aug/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Define Military leadership within the five fundamentals according to Sun Tzu in the Arrt of War.

he military. As a quick example, one need look no further than the German invasion of Russia during Operation Barbarossa, where once halted by the winter, was easily counterattacked (albeit until the ... tance, the above example also serves to illustrate the fundamental of weather. The Nazi "conduct of operations in accordance with the season [of winter]" proved disastrous in 1941 (when the Russian Wi ...

(3 pages) 194 3 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Book Review of: Alan Clark's Barbarossa: The Russian-German conflict, 1941-45

941, German Panzers and Artillery began one of the most brutal campaigns in the history of warfare: Operation Barbarossa.There will probably never again be a man with such authority or who has the con ... re, it is Hitler that I chose to isolate as the focal character. It was Hitler that proclaimed that Operation Barbarossa would insure "the world will hold its breath."Historians, both professional and ...

(6 pages) 47 0 3.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

When did Hitler lose the chance to win the war?

eter deep, which makes digging impossible."As Paul Johnson writes, "at this stage it was clear that Operation Barbarossa is a failure. a totally new strategy was needed". Instead of that, in December ...

(6 pages) 22 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Evaluate the role of nationalism, as a contributing factor to Russia's success in the Great Patriotic War

a would have failed to gain support to fight off the German attacks.The German blitzkrieg, known as Operation Barbarossa, nearly succeeded in breaking the Soviet Union in the months that followed. Cau ...

(2 pages) 37 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Account for the military defeat and collapse of Nazism

turning point towards the military defeat of Germany came with its overconfidence and the launch of operation Barbarossa in 1941 and the invasion of the USSR. When the German armies advanced into Russ ... , he planned an attack on the Russian forces north of Starlingrad, at Kursk. This attack was called operation Citadel. This operation was one of the most strategically poor manoeuvres executed by the ...

(5 pages) 44 1 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

History essay on Axis Powers defeat

our in December 1941. The Russians had also been forced into the war by the German surprise attack, Operation Barbarossa, in June earlier the same year. The British, Russians and Americans now faced c ... many aircraft than the Royal Air Force. Hitler then, 2 days later, put of the invasion of Britain, operation Sealion, because a crossing of the English Channel would be impossible to achieve without ...

(8 pages) 19 0 5.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

What events, from 1937 to 1939, led to the outbreak of war in 1939, and how did war spread between 1937 and 1941?

t Non-Aggression Pact. The war spread because Germany invaded and occupied countries, they launched Operation Barbarossa and Japan attacked the Untied States.Anschluss (the union of Austria and German ... ance and Britain to get actively involved in the war because they had to fight to defend themselves.Operation Barbarossa (when Germany attacked the USSR in 1941) contributed to spreading war. The atta ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

WW2 Operation Barbarossa

p Hitler's goal of acquiring lebensbraum, or living space. Although this campaign, eventually named Operation Barbarossa, was one of the most significant theatres of World War II, it remains a centre ... collapse of the German plan, all of the specific details can be associated with three basic themes. Operation Barbarossa ultimately failed because of a combination of German ideologies and military st ...

(11 pages) 41 0 5.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

To what extent can we understand Hitler's conducting of the war in the light of his apparent Parkinson's disease?

nson’s disease played a role in the decision-making may provide a solid ground to determine if Operation Barbarossa was indeed inevitable using records by Hitler’s physician and book by Dr. ... re of these harmless medicines do to a patient.Furthermore, Hitler had reasons to be stressed after Operation Barbarossa in 1941 because it was now having a two-front war. The combination of the stres ...

(10 pages) 1752 0 3.7 Aug/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Why the Germans Lost and why It took the Allies so Long to win

ield Marshal Walther von Brauchitsch and chief of staff General Franz Halder. They gave it the name Operation Barbarossa. According to Stolfi, "Hitler conceived the invasion of the Soviet Union as a c ... n more odious enemy and fight a war of popular liberation.If the tactical and political theories of Operation Barbarossa were not bad enough, the operational planning and implementation were equally f ...

(5 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2011

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II