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Atlas of the Eastern Front: 1941-45

by Robert Kirchubel

The Eastern Front of World War II was a nightmarish episode of human history, on a scale the like of which the world had never seen, and most likely never will see again. This expansive collection of maps offers a visual guide to the theater that decided the fate of the war, spanning the thousands of miles from Berlin to the outskirts of Moscow, Stalingrad, East Prussia and all the way back. The accuracy and detail of the military cartography found in this volume illuminates the enormity of the campaign, revealing the staggering dimensions of distance covered and human losses suffered by both sides.

Update 4-29-2017 : New Pictures Added to the Website

New Pictures have been added to the Website:

  • Individual Re-Enactment Impressions
  • Replica Uniforms made for Reenacting or Collecting – SS – Schutzstaffel
  • Battle of Dunkirk
  • The Atlantic Wall – Fortress Europe
  • German Heer (Army)
  • Afrika Korps
  • Kfz. 3-4, 6-9, 11, 222, 231-232, 234, 247, 252-254, & 261
  • Pak Anti-Tank Guns
  • Specialized Vehicles or Odd Devices and Equipment
  • Luftwaffe 1935-1946
  • Luftwaffe Varied Plane Types
  • Flak Guns
  • Kreigsmarine (Navy)
  • Field Marshall Erwin Rommel
  • Luftwaffe Pilots & Airmen – A thru G
  • Luftwaffe Pilots & Airmen – N thru S
  • WW2 Allies – Italy
  • WW2 Allies – Finland
  • Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring
  • Uniforms and Insignia of the Schutzstaffel
  • Order of Battle – Waffen-SS Divisions
  • SS Officers, NCOs, and Men – A thru K
  • SS Officers, NCOs, and Men – U thru Z
  • Nazi German Organizations

New Pagess have been added to the Website:

    • National Museum of Military History – Musée National d’Histoire Militaire – Diekirch, Luxembourg
    • Reich Chancellery
    • Deutsche Marine Air Bases
    • Color Photos of the German Heer (Members Only)
    • Black and White Photos of the Eastern Front (Members Only)
    • Off Color Photos of the German Heer (Members Only)

    Enjoy!

     

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    Update 4-8-2017 : New Pictures Added to the Website

    New Pictures have been added to the Website:

    • Invasion of Poland
    • Balkan Campaign
    • Eastern Front
    • Battle of Normandy – Invasion of Normandy & Operation Cobra Plus Others Battles in France
    • Other World War 2 Battles/ Major Events
    • German Heer (Army)
    • German WW2 Medical Korps – Der Sanitatsdienst
    • Panzer III
    • Self-Propelled Tank Destroyers
    • Pak Anti-Tank Guns
    • Self-Propelled Assault/Infantry Gun
    • Self-propelled Artillery – Wespe & Grille
    • Kreigsmarine (Navy)
    • Panzerschiff Admiral Graf Spee – Heavy Cruiser/Pocket Battleship
    • WW2 U-Boats
    • Luftwaffe Varied Plane Types
    • World War 2 Generals – I thru O
    • Kriegsmarine Officers – Men
    • Third Reich Era War Medals and Decorations – Wehrmacht (Combined Armed Forces) – A thru N
    • WW2 Allies – Finland
    • Other Museums, Artifacts, and Vehicles
    • Bundeswehr
    • Berlin
    • SS – Schutzstaffel
    • Order of Battle – Waffen-SS Divisions
    • SS Officers, NCOs, and Men – U thru Z
    • Leading Figures of Nazi Germany
    • Nazi German Organizations
    • Nazi German Information

    New Pages have been added to the Website:

      • Flecktarn – Camouflage
      • Museum of the Battle of the Bulge – Clervaux, Luxembour
      • Bulge Relics Museum – Joubiéval, Belgium

       

      Enjoy!

      Update 3-15-2017 : New Pictures Added to the Website

      New Pictures have been added to the Website:

      • Veteran Soldaten Past and Present
      • Yugoslav Front
      • Battle of Stalingrad
      • Italian Front
      • Battle of Normandy – Invasion of Normandy & Operation Cobra Plus Others Battles in France
      • Battle for Western Germany
      • Destruction of Germany During and After the War
      • Hand Held Infantry Weapons or Light Equipment of WW2
      • Tiger 1
      • Panzer II
      • StuG IV
      • Jagdpanther
      • Self-Propelled Tank Destroyers
      • Pak Anti-Tank Guns – 37 MM Pak 36, 50 MM Pak 38, & 75 MM Pak 40
      • Self-Propelled Assault/Infantry Gun
      • Hummel – Self-propelled Artillery
      • Karl-Gerät Self Propelled Siege Mortar
      • Kfz. 10
      • Kfz. 251
      • Kfz. 3-4, 6-9, 11, 222, 231-232, 234, 247, 252-254, and 261
      • Specialized Vehicles or Odd Devices and Equipment
      • Destroyed or Left Over Vehicles & Equipment from War
      • Rocket Weapons
      • Luftwaffe Pilots & Airmen – N thru S
      • WW2 Allies – Kingdom of Hungary
      • WW2 Allies – Italy
      • WW2 Allies – Empire of Japan
      • Other Museums, Artifacts, and Vehicles
      • World War 1 – The Great War
      • Berlin
      • Reichsführer Heinrich Himmler
      • SS Officers, NCOs, and Men – A thru K

       

      New Pages have been added to the Website:

        • V-2 Rocket
        • SS-Hauptsturmführer Michael Wittmann

         

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        Update 3-6-2017 : New Pictures Added to the Website

        New Pictures have been added to the Website:

        • Books
        • September 1938 – Munich Agreement & Annexation of the Sudentenland
        • Invasion of Poland
        • Yugoslav Front
        • Battle of Britain
        • Eastern Front
        • Operation Barbarossa – Invasion of the Soviet Union
        • Battle of Stalingrad
        • Italian Front
        • Falaise Pocket
        • Battle of the Bulge
        • Other World War 2 Battles/ Major Events
        • Destruction of Germany During and After the War
        • German Heer (Army)
        • Orders of Battle – Panzer Divisions
        • Orders of Battle – Panzer Grenadier Divisions
        • Orders of Battle – Gebirgsjäger – Mountain Troops plus Ski Division – Skijäger-Division
        • Foreign Troops in the Wehrmacht
        • Tiger 2 – Konigstiger, Bengal Tiger, King Tiger, Royal Tiger
        • Panzer III
        • Panzer I
        • Panzer 35(t) & 38(t)
        • Other Panzer Types
        • StuG III
        • Self-Propelled Assault/Infantry Gun
        • Specialized Vehicles or Odd Devices and Equipment
        • Luftwaffe Varied Plane Types
        • Self-propelled Anti-aircraft Weapons
        • The 88 – 88 mm gun or 8.8 cm Flak 18/36/37/41
        • World War 2 Field Marshalls
        • World War 2 Generals – A thru E
        • WW2 Allies – Finland
        • Wilhelm II, German Emperor
        • Berlin
        • Order of Battle – Waffen-SS Divisions
        • Nazi German Organizations

         

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        The German War: A Nation Under Arms, 1939-1945

        by Nicholas Stargardt

        As early as 1941, Allied victory in World War II seemed all but assured. How and why, then, did the Germans prolong the barbaric conflict for three and a half more years?

        In The German War, acclaimed historian Nicholas Stargardt draws on an extraordinary range of primary source materials—personal diaries, court records, and military correspondence—to answer this question. He offers an unprecedented portrait of wartime Germany, bringing the hopes and expectations of the German people—from infantrymen and tank commanders on the Eastern front to civilians on the home front—to vivid life. While most historians identify the German defeat at Stalingrad as the moment when the average German citizen turned against the war effort, Stargardt demonstrates that the Wehrmacht in fact retained the staunch support of the patriotic German populace until the bitter end.

        Astonishing in its breadth and humanity, The German War is a groundbreaking new interpretation of what drove the Germans to fight—and keep fighting—for a lost cause.