Chapter Eight

STALIN AND ZHUKOV

From Zhukov’s Marshal Zhukov’s Greatest Battles and The Memoirs of Marshal Zhukov; also Zhukov and Vasilevsky in Stalingrad Epopeya.

HITLER, HALDER, JODL

From an interview with Adolf Heusinger plus Halder’s diary. Also William L. Shirer’s The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich and Speer’s Inside the Third Reich.

FOURTH PANZER ARMY ADVANCE

From interviews with Fritz Dieckmann and Hubert Wirkner; Han Schiller’s diary; plus German Twenty-ninth Motorized Division History; also V. Chuikov’s The Battle for Stalingrad; plus Paul Carell’s Hitler Moves East.

KHRUSHCHEV’S CONVERSATION WITH STALIN

From Khrushchev’s Khrushchev Remembers.

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