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|Title||:||A Writer at War: Vasily Grossman with the Red Army|
|Author||:||Vasily Grossman, Antony Beevor, Luba Vinogradova|
|Number of Pages||:||380|
|Category||:||History, Non fiction, Russia, War, World war ii, Biography|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC A Writer at War: Vasily Grossman with the Red Army Edited and translated from the Russian by Antony Beevor and Luba Vinogradova Knopf Canada is proud to present a masterpiece of the Second World War never before published in English from one of the great Russian writers of the th century a vivid eyewitness account of the Eastern Front and the ruthless truth of war .
When the Germans invaded Russia in Vasily Grossman became a special correspondent for the Red Star the Red Army s newspaper b A Writer at War b based on the notebooks in which Grossman gathered raw material for his articles depicts the crushing conditions on the Eastern Front and the lives and deaths of soldiers and civilians alike It also includes some of the earliest reportage on the Holocaust In the three years he spent on assignment Grossman witnessed some of the most savage fighting of the war the appalling defeats of the Red Army the brutal street fighting in Stalingrad the Battle of Kursk the largest tank engagement in history the defense of Moscow the battles in Ukraine and much more .
Historian Antony Beevor has taken Grossman s raw notebooks and fashioned them into a narrative providing one of the most even handed descriptions at once unflinching and sensitive we have ever had of what he called the ruthless truth of war .
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