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The devils' alliance : Hitler's pact with Stalin, 1939-1941 / Roger Moorhouse.

Moorhouse, Roger, (author.).

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Anderson - Anderson Main Library 940.5324 Moorhouse Roger (Text) 22960000938950 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch 940.5314 MOO (Text) 0530009926714 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780465030750
  • Physical Description: xxxiv, 382 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-371) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A meeting on the boundary of peace -- The devil's potion -- Bonded in blood -- Sharing the spoils -- Contortions -- A rough, uncertain wooing -- Oiling the wheels of war -- Comrade "Stonearse" in the lair of the fascist beast -- Riding the Nazi tiger -- No honor among thieves -- Life after death -- Appendix: text of the Nazi-Soviet nonaggression pact.
Summary, etc.:
Together, the Germans and Soviets quickly conquered and divided central and eastern Europe; Poland, the Baltic States, Finland, and Bessarabia. The human cost was staggering: during the two years of the pact hundreds of thousands of people in central and eastern Europe caught between Hitler and Stalin were expropriated, deported, or killed.
Subject: Germany. Treaties, etc. Soviet Union, 1939 August 23.
World War, 1939-1945 > Diplomatic history.
Axis Powers (World War II group) > Diplomatic history.
Germany > Foreign relations > Soviet Union.
Soviet Union > Foreign relations > Germany.

Roger Moorhouse studied history at the University of London and is a visiting professor at the College of Europe in Warsaw. He is the author of several books on World War II history, including Berlin at War (shortlisted for the Hessell-Tiltman Prize) and The Devils' Alliance. He lives in the United Kingdom.

Roger Moorhouse studied history at the University of London and is a regular contributor to BBC History Magazine. He is the award-winning author of Berlin at War and Killing Hitler: The Plots, The Assassins, and the Dictator Who Cheated Death and is co-author with Norman Davies of Microcosm: Portrait of a Central European City.

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