World War II behind closed doors: Stalin, the Nazis and the West

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In this revelatory chronicle of World War II, Laurence Rees documents the dramatic and secret deals that helped make the war possible and prompted some of the most crucial decisions made during the conflict.Drawing on material available only since the opening of archives in Eastern Europe and Russia, as well as amazing new testimony from nearly a hundred separate witnesses from the period—Rees reexamines the key choices made by Stalin, Churchill and Roosevelt during the war, and presents, in a compelling and fresh way, the reasons why the people of Poland, the Baltic states, and other European countries simply swapped the rule of one tyrant for another. Surprising, incisive, and endlessly intriguing, World War II Behind Closed Doors will change the way we think about the Second World War.
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Grouping Title world war ii behind closed doors stalin the nazis and the west
Grouping Author rees laurence
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subject_facet Europe, Eastern -- History -- 1945-1989 -- Biography, Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- 1917-1945, Soviet Union -- History -- 1925-1953 -- Biography, Soviet Union -- History -- 1953-1985 -- Biography
title_display World War II behind closed doors : Stalin, the Nazis and the West
title_full World War II behind closed doors : Stalin, the Nazis and the West / Laurence Rees
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title_sub Stalin, the Nazis and the West