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Five of My Favorite Books

Friends,

I hope this post finds you well and ready to tackle another week! I’ve decided to start writing some themed posts to mix up the regular ones that you read, and today’s post is the first. 854 more words

Projects

The Fall of Berlin, 1945

The final chapter in the destruction of Hitler’s Third Reich began on April 16, 1945 when Stalin unleashed the brutal power of 20 armies, 6,300 tanks and 8,500 aircraft with the objective of crushing German resistance and capturing Berlin. 66 more words

20th Century

Moscow’s last stand during WW II

Soviet troops defeated the Nazis for the first time

 By RT.com, May 6, 2015 | http://on.rt.com/rjzdel

Having quickly conquered most of Europe, the Nazi German army that arrived on the outskirts of the USSR’s (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics) capital in 1941 autumn appeared to be an unstoppable war machine. 445 more words

History