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Architect of Soviet victory in World War II the life and theories of G.S. Isserson by Richard W. Harrison

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Published by McFarland & Co., Publishers in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Isserson, G. S,
  • Isserson, G. S. -- Political and social views,
  • Soviet Union. -- Raboche-Krestʹi︠a︡nskai︠a︡ Krasnai︠a︡ Armii︠a︡ -- Officers -- Biography,
  • Intellectuals -- Soviet Union -- Biography,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Soviet Union,
  • Military planning -- Soviet Union -- History,
  • Military art and science -- Soviet Union -- History,
  • Operational art (Military science) -- History -- 20th century,
  • Offensive (Military science) -- History -- 20th century,
  • Soviet Union -- History -- 1925-1953 -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRichard W. Harrison ; foreword by David M. Glantz.
GenreBiography
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK268.I85 H37 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24109682M
ISBN 109780786448975
LC Control Number2010004828
OCLC/WorldCa496518561

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In his foreword to Architect of Soviet Victory in World War II, Col. David Glantz, the noted American specialist on Russo-Soviet military theory and history, notes that Col. Georgii Isserson was among the “most brilliant” thinkers in the Red Army, and that he and . Architect of Soviet Victory in World War II The Life and Theories of G.S. Isserson by Richard W. Harrison. ebook Georgii Samoilovich Isserson was the mastermind behind the "deep operation"—the cornerstone of Soviet offensive operations in World War II. Drawing from an in-depth analysis of Isserson's numerous published and unpublished. The Soviet victory over the Nazis led to the further spread of communism, to the Cold War, and then to the post-Cold War world in which we live. Zhukov was not just a great general, but a key. Marshall went on to serve in a variety of peacetime assignments, but it was the United States’ entry into World War I that gave the young officer his chance to truly shine. In June , Captain Marshall was shipped to Europe as chief operations planner, then chief of staff with the temporary rank of major, for the 1st Infantry Division.