Kursk : the German view : eyewitness reports of Operation Citadel by the German commanders / translated, edited, and annotated by Steven H. Newton.

Author
Newton, Steven H. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge, Mass. : Da Capo, 2002.
Description
xv, 485 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 457-461) and index.
Contents
  • Pt. 1. Strategic Analysis of Operation Citadel: Eyewitness Accounts by German Commanders
  • 1. Operation Citadel Overview / Theodor Busse
  • App. 1A. German Military Intelligence and Soviet Strength, July 1943
  • 2. Armeeabteilung Kempf / Erhard Raus
  • App. 2A. Order of Battle: Corps Raus (Special Employment), 2 March 1943
  • App. 2B. Order of Battle: Armeeabteilung Kempf, 5 July 1943
  • 3. Fourth Panzer Army / Friedrich Fangohr
  • App. 3A. Order of Battle: Fourth Panzer Army, 12 March 1943
  • App. 3B. Order of Battle: Fourth Panzer Army, 5-6 July 1943
  • 4. Ninth Army and Second Panzer Army / Peter von der Groeben
  • App. 4A. Order of Battle: Ninth Army, 5 July 1943
  • App. 4B. Order of Battle: Second Panzer Army, 5 July 1943
  • App. 4C. Deception Designations Used by Ninth Army Prior to Operation Citadel
  • App. 4D. Tactical Group Designations: Second Panzer and Ninth Armies, 13 July-13 August 1943
  • App. 4E. Artillery Strength: Second Panzer and Ninth Armies, 5 July 1943
  • App. 4F. Replacements Available, Ninth Army, 5 July 1943
  • 5. Luftflotte Six / Friedrich Kless
  • App. 5A. Order of Battle: Luftflotte Six, 1 July 1943
  • 6. Luftflotte Four / Hans Seidemann
  • App. 6A. Order of Battle: Luftflotte Four, 1 July 1943
  • 7. Railroad Transportation / Hermann Teske
  • Pt. 2. Tactical Aspects of Operation Citadel: Eyewitness Accounts by German Commanders
  • 8. XXXV Corps, East of Orel / Lothar Rendulic
  • App. 8A. Order of Battle: XXXV Corps, 12 July 1943
  • 9. XX Corps in Defensive Fighting, August-October 1943 / Rudolf Freiherr von Roman
  • App. 9A. Order of Battle: XX Corps, 8-9 August 1943
  • 10. XI Corps in the Battles for Belgorod and Kharkov / Erhard Raus
  • App. 10A. Order of Battle: Eighth Army, 24 August 1943
  • App. 10B. Combat Strength Report: Eighth Army, 24-25 August
  • App. 10C. Changes in Combat Strength: XI Corps, 4 July-25 August 1943
  • App. 10D. Combat Strength Report: XI Corps, 26 August 1943
  • App. 10E. Report of Enemy Tanks Destroyed: 198th Infantry Division, 19 July-14 August 1943
  • 11. Sixth Army Defends the Mius River Line / Martin Francke
  • App. 11A. Order of Battle: Sixth Army, 17 July 1943
  • Pt. 3. Operation Citadel: An Analysis of Its Critical Aspects / Steven H. Newton
  • 12. Hoth, von Manstein, and Prokhorovka: A Revision in Need of Revising
  • 13. Ninth Army and the "Numbers Game": A Fatal Delay?
  • 14. Army Group South's Initial Assault: Analysis and Critique
  • 15. Was Kursk a Decisive Battle?
ISBN
0306811502
OCLC
50877798
RCP
C - S
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