Table of Contents

  1. Focus Questions
  2. Hitler turns East
    1. Other reasons
    2. Easy Victory?
  3. Barbarossa
    1. German Preparations
    2. Invasion Plan
  4. Soviet Preparedness
    1. Leadership
  5. The Attack
    1. Blitzkrieg Again
    2. Early Successes
    3. Scorched Earth
    4. Switching Sides
    5. Advance on Moscow
  6. Change of Fortune
    1. Battle of Moscow
    2. Russian Winter
    3. Soviet Counter Offensive
    4. Digging in
    5. Heading to disaster
  7. German atrocities revealed
    1. Nazi Racism
    2. Russian Prisoners of War
    3. Russian Partisans
  8. Summary