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Strategy for Defeat: The Luftwaffe, 1933-1945

Williamson Murray
1983, 391 pages
ISBN: 1-58566-010-8
Cost: $12, AU Press Code: B-12



Dr. Murray's book provides a detailed analytical study of the development of the Luftwaffe. The author takes an in-depth look at the "easy war" (1939-40) and the turn toward Russia in Operation Barbarossa. Dr. Murray investigates the war of attrition from 1942 through early 1944 and the reasons for the final demise of the Luftwaffe from April through September 1944.


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