Military history


Adlon, Hedda, Hotel Adlon. New York: Horizon Press, 1960.

Anderson, Hartvig, The Dark City. London: The Cresset Press, Ltd., 1954.

Andreas-Friedrich, Ruth, Berlin Underground. New York: Henry Holt, 1947

Baldwin, Hanson W., Great Mistakes of the War. New York: Harper & Bros., 1949.

Belsen. Irgun Sheerit Hapleita Me’haezor Habriti. Israel: 1957.

Bennett, D. C. T., Air Vice-Marshal , Pathfinder. London: Frederick Muller, Ltd., 1958.

Bentwich, Norman, They Found Refuge. London: The Cresset Press, Ltd., 1956.

Berlin: Figures, Headings and Charts. Berlin: Press and Information. Office, 1962.

Bernadette, Count Folke, The Curtain Falls. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1945.

Bird, Will R., No Retreating Footsteps. Nova Scotia: Kentville Publishing Co.

Bishop, Edward, The Wooden Horse. London: Max Parrish & Co., Ltd., 1959.

Blake, George, Mountain and Flood“the History of the 52nd (Lowland) Division, 1939-46. Glasgow: Jackson, Son & Co., 1950.

Blond, Georges, The Death of Hitler’s Germany. New York: Macmillan, 1954.

Boldt, Gerhard, Die letzen Tage der Reichskanzlei. Hamburg: Rowohlt, 1947.

Bradley, Gen. Omar N., A Soldier’s Story. New York: Henry Holt, 1951.

Brereton, Lt. Gen. Lewis H., The Brereton Diaries. New York: William Morrow, 1946.

Bryant, Sir Arthur, Triumph in the West, The War Diaries of Field Marshal Viscount Alanbrooke. London: Collins, 1959.

Bullock, Alan, Hitler: A Study in Tyranny. London: Odhams Press, Ltd., 1952.

Butcher, Capt. Harry C., My Three years with Elsenhower.New York: Simon and Schuster, 1946.

By Air to Battle. Official Account of the British Airborne Divisions. London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1945.

Byford-Jones, Lt. Col. W., Berlin Twilight. London: Hutchinson & Co., 1947.

Cartier, Raymond, Hitler et ses généraux. Paris: Librairie Arthème Fayard, 1962.

Churchill, Peter, Spirit in the Cage. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1954.

Churchill, Winston S., The Second World War (Vols. 1-6). London: Cassell & Co., Ltd., 1955.

Clark, Alan, Barbarossa: The Russian-German Conflict, 1941-45. New York: William Morrow, 1965.

Clay, Gen. Lucius, Decision in Germany. New York: Doubleday, 1950.

Cooper, John P., Jr., The History of the 110th Field Artillery. Baltimore: War Records Div., Maryland Historical Society, 1953.

Cooper, R. W., The Nuremberg Trial. London: Penguin Books, Ltd., 1947.

Counsell, John, Counsell’s Opinion. London: Barrie & Rockliff, 1963.

Craig, Gordon A., The Politics of the Prussian Army: 1640-1945. New York: Oxford University Press, 1956.

Crankshaw, Edward, Gestapo. New York: The Viking Press, 1956.

Crawley, Aidan, M.P., Escape from Germany. London: Collins, 1956.

Cumberlege, G. (editor), BBC War Report, 6th June, 1944-5th May, 1945. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1946.

D’Arcy-Dawson, John, European Victory. London: Macdonald & Co., Ltd., 1946.

David, Paul, The Last Days of the Swiss Embassy in Berlin. Zurich: Thomas, 1948.

Dawson, Forrest W., Saga of the All American (82nd Airborne Div.). Privately printed.

Deane, John R., The Strange Alliance. New York: The Viking Press, 1947.

Dempsey, Sir Miles, Operations of the 2nd Army in Europe. London:War Office, 1947.

Djilas, Milovan, Conversations with Stalin. London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1962.

Doenitz, Admiral Karl, Memoirs. Cleveland: World Publishing Co., 1958.

Donnison, F. S. V., History of the Second World War—Civil Affairs and Military Government, North-West Europe, 1944-46. London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1961.

Duroselle, Jean-Baptiste, From Wilson to Roosevelt. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1963.

Ehrman, John, History of the Second World War—Grand Strategy (Vols. V and VI). London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1956.

Eisenhower, Gen. Dwight D., Crusade in Europe. New York: Doubleday, 1948.

Erickson, John, The Soviet High Command, 1918-1941. London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd., 1962.

Essame, Maj. Gen. H. The 43rd Wessex Division at War (1944-45). London: Wm. Clowes & Sons, Ltd., 1952.

Falls, Cyril, The Second World War. London: Methuen & Co., Ltd., 1948.

Farago, Ladislas, Patton: Ordeal and Triumph. New York: Ivan Obolensky, Inc., 1963.

Feis, Herbert, Between War and Peace. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1960.

Feis, Herbert, Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1957.

Fittkan, Msgr. Gerhard A., “Darkness over East Prussia” in A Treasury of Catholic Reading. New York: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, 1957.

Flower, Desmond, and Reeves, James (editors), The War, 1939-45. London: Cassell & Co., Ltd., 1960.

Folttmann, Josef, and Muller-Wittne, Hans, Opfergang der Generale. Berlin: Bernard & Graefe.

Foreign Relations of the United States, the Conferences at Malta and Yalta, 1945. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1955.

Freiden & Richardson (editors), The Fatal Decisions. London: Michael Joseph, Ltd., 1956.

Fuller, Maj. Gen. J. F. C., The Conduct of War, 1789-1961. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1962.

Gallagher, Matthew P., The Soviet History of World War II. New York: Frederick A. Praeger, Inc., 1963.

Gallagher, Richard F., Nuremberg: The Third Reich on Trial. New York: The Hearst Corp., 1961.

Gaulle, Charles de, The War Memoirs of (Vols. 1-3). New York: Simon and Schuster, 1955.

Gavin, Lt. Gen. James M., Airborne Warfare.Washington: Infantry Journal Press, 1947.

Gavin, Lt. Gen. James M., War and Peace in the Space Age. New York: Harper & Bros., 1958.

Genoud, François (editor), Le testament politique de Hitler. Paris: Librairie Arthème Fayard, 1959.

Germany Reports. Germany: The Press and Information Office of the Federal German Government, 1955.

Gilbert, Felix (editor), Hitler Directs His War. New York: Oxford University Press, 1950.

Gilbert, G. M., Nuremberg Diary. New York: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, 1947.

Gill, R., and Groves, J., Club Route in Europe. Hanover: British Army of the Rhine, 1945.

Gisevius, Hans Bernd, To the Bitter End. London: Jonathan Cape, 1948.

Goerlitz, Walter, History of the German General Staff. New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1953.

Guderian, Gen. Heinz, Panzer Leader. New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1952.

Guingand, Maj. Gen. Sir Francis de, Generals at War. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1964.

Guingand, Maj. Gen. Sir Francis de, Operation Victory. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1947.

Hagemann, Otto, Berlin the Capital. Berlin: Arnai, 1956.

Harriman, Averell, Our Wartime Relations with the Soviet Union. Statement submitted to a Joint Senate Committee, 1951.

Harriman, Averell, Peace with Russia? New York: Simon and Schuster, 1959.

Hausser, Paul, Waffen SS im Einsatz. Gottingen: Plesse, 1953.

Hechler, Ken, The Bridge at Remagen. New York: Ballantine Books, 1957.

History of the 4th Armoured Brigade, The. Privately published.

Hollister, Paul, and Strunsky, Robert (editors). Columbia Broadcasting System War Correspondents’ Reports: Edward R. Murrow, Quentin Reynolds, William Shirer,Winston Burdett, Charles Collingwood, Joseph C. Harsch, Eric Sevareid, Bill Downs, Howard K. Smith, Larry Lesueur, Quincy Howe, Richard C. Hottelet, Maj. George Fielding Eliot, George Hicks. From D-Day through Victory in Europe. New York: CBS, 1945.

Horrocks, Lt. Gen. Sir Brian, A Full Life. London: Collins, 1960.

Howley, Brig. Gen. Frank, Berlin Command. New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1950.

Inkeles, Alex, Public Opinion in Soviet Russia. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1950.

Irving, David, The Destruction of Dresden. London: William Kimber, 1963.

Ismay, Gen. Lord, The Memoirs of New York: The Viking Press, 1960.

Jackson, Lt. Col. G. S., Operations of Eighth Corps. London: St. Clements Press, 1948.

Joslen, Lt. Col. H. F., Orders of Battle, Second World War, 1939-45. London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1960.

Kesselring, Field Marshal, Memoirs. London: William Kimber, 1953.

Kindler, Helmut, Berlin. Germany: Kindler, 1958.

Kronika, Jacob, Der Untergang Berlins. Flensburg: Christian Wolf, 1946.

Leahy, William D., I Was There. London: Gollancz, 1950.

Lederry, Col. E., Germany’s Defeat in the East—1941-45. London: War Office, 1955.

Leonhard, Wolfgang, Child of the Revolution. London: Collins, 1957.

Liddell Hart, B. H., The German Generals Talk. New York: William Morrow, 1948.

Liddell Hart, B. H. (editor), The Red Army. New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1948.

Liddell Hart, B. H., The Tanks. London: Cassell & Co., Ltd., 1959.

Life (editors of), Life’s Picture History of World War II. New York: Time, Inc., 1950.

Lippmann, Walter, U.S. War Aims. Boston: Little, Brown, 1944.

McMillan, Richard, Miracle Before Berlin. London: Jarrolds Publishers, Ltd., 1946.

Mander, John, Berlin: Hostage for the West. Baltimore: Penguin Books, 1962.

Marshall, S. L. A., Men Against Fire. New York: William Morrow, 1947.

Martin, H. G., History of the 15th Scottish Division 1939-45. London: William Blackwood & Sons, Ltd., 1948.

Matloff, Maurice, Strategic Planning for Coalition Warfare, 1943-44. Washington, D.C.: Office of the Chief of Military History, Dept. of the Army, 1954.

Members of the 224th Parachute Field Ambulance, Over the Rhine, A Parachute Field Ambulance in Germany. London: Canopy Press, 1946.

Mission Accomplished. The Story of the Fighting Corps, A Summary of Military Operations of the XVIII Corps (Airborne) in the European Theatre of Operations, 1944-45. Schwerin, Germany: XVIII Corps.

Montgomery, Field Marshal Sir Bernard, An Approach to Sanity—A Study of East-West Relations. Lecture to the Royal United Service Institution. London: 1945.

Montgomery, Field Marshal Sir Bernard, The Memoirs of Field-Marshal The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, K.G. London: Collins, 1958.

Montgomery, Field Marshal Sir Bernard, Normandy to the Baltic. Privately published by Printing & Stationery Service, British Army of the Rhine, 1946.

Moorehead, Alan, Eclipse. New York: Coward-McCann, 1945.

Moorehead, Alan, Montgomery. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1946.

Morgan, Gen. Sir Frederick, Overture to Overlord. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1950.

Morgan, Gen. Sir Frederick, Peace and War—A Soldier’s Life. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1961.

Morison, Samuel Eliot, The Invasion of France and Germany, 1944-45. Boston: Little, Brown, 1959.

Mosely, Philip E., The Kremlin and World Politics. New York: Vintage Books, Random House, 1960.

Mosley, Leonard, Report from Germany. London: Gollancz, 1945.

Murphy, Robert, Diplomat among Warriors. New York: Doubleday, 1964.

Musmanno, Michael A., Ten Days to Die. New York: Doubleday, 1950.

Nobécourt, Jacques, Le dernier coup de Dès de Hitler: la bataille des Ardennes. Paris: Robert Laffont, 1964.

North, John, North-West Europe, 1944-45. London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1953.

Oldfield, Col. Barney, Never a Shot in Anger. New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1956.

Parker, Col. T. W., Jr., and Col. Thompson, Conquer, The Story of the Ninth Army. Washington, D.C.: Infantry Journal Press, 1947.

Paths of Armor. History of the 5th U.S. Armored Division. Atlanta: Albert Love Enterprises, 1945.

Patton, Gen. George S., Jr., War As I Knew It. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1947.

Phillips, R. (editor), The Belsen Trial. London: William Hodge & Co., Ltd., 1949.

Poelchau, Harald, Die letzten Stunden. Berlin: Volk und Welt, 1949.

Pogue, Forrest C., “The Decision to Halt on the Elbe, 1945” in Command Decisions.Greenfield, Kent (editor). London: Methuen & Co., Ltd., 1960.

Pogue, Forrest C., The Supreme Command. Washington, D.C.: Office of the Chief of Military History, Dept. of the Army, 1954.

Radcliffe, Maj. G. L. Y., History of the 2nd Battalion. The King’s Shropshire Light Infantry in the Campaign NW Europe, 1944-45. London: Basil Black-well & Mott, Ltd., 1957.

Ridgway, Gen. Matthew B., Soldier: Memoirs. New York: Harper & Bros., 1956.

Riess, Curt, The Berlin Story. London: Frederick Muller, Ltd., 1953.

Rollins, Alfred B., Jr. (editor), Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Age of Action. New York: Dell Publishing Co., 1960.

Roosevelt, Elliott, As He Saw It. New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1946.

Roosevelt, Franklin D., Nothing to Fear, The Selected Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1932-45. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1946.

Royce, Hans (editor), Germans against Hitler. Bonn: Berto, 1952.

Rumpf, Hans, The Bombing of Germany. London: Frederick Muller, Ltd., 1963.

Russell, Lord, of Liverpool, The Scourge of the Swastika. London: Cassell & Co., Ltd., 1954.

Russell, William, Berlin Embassy. New York: E. P. Button, 1941.

Salmond, J. B., The History of the 51st Highland Division, 1939-1945. Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood & Sons, Ltd., 1953.

Saunders, Hilary St. George, The Fight Is Won. Official History Royal Air Force, 1939-1945 (Vol. III). London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1954.

Saunders, Hilary St. George, The Red Beret. London: Michael Joseph, Ltd., 1950.

Schoenberner, Gerhard, Der gelbe Stern. Hamburg: Rutten & Loening, 1960.

Scholz, Arno, Outpost Berlin. Berlin: Arani, 1955.

Shabad, Theodore, Geography of the U.S.S.R. New York: Columbia University Press, 1951.

Sherwood, Robert E., The White House Papers of Harry L. Hopkins (Vols. I and II). London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1948.

Shirer, William L., Berlin Diary. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1943.

Shirer, William L., End of a Berlin Diary. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947.

Shirer, William L., The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich. New York:Simon and Schuster, 1960.

Short History of the 7th Armoured Division, June 1943-July 1945, A. Privately published.

Shulman, Milton, Defeat in the West. London: Secker and Warburg, 1947.

Smith, Jean Edward, The Defense of Berlin. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1963.

Smith, Gen. Walter Bedell (with Stewart Beach), Eisenhower’s Six Great Decisions. New York: Longmans Green, 1956.

Snyder, Louis L., The War. A Concise History, 1939-1945. London: Robert Hale, Ltd., 1960.

Stacey, Col. C. P., The Canadian Army: 1939-45. Ottawa: Kings Printers, 1948.

Stein, Harold (editor), American Civil-Military Decisions. University of Alabama Press, 1963.

Steiner, Felix, Die Freiwilligen. Gottingen: Plesse, 1958.

Stettinius, Edward R., Roosevelt and the Russians: The Yalta Conference. New York: Doubleday, 1949.

Stimson, Henry L., and Bundy, McGeorge, On Active Service in Peace and War. New York: Harper & Bros., 1948.

Strang, Lord, Home and Abroad. London: Andre Deutsch, 1956.

Studnitz, Hans-Georg von. While Berlin Burns. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1964.

Tassigny, de Lattre de, Marshal. Histoire de la première armée française. Paris: Plon, 1949.

Taurus Pursuant: A History of the 11th Armoured Division. Privately published.

Taylor, Telford, Sword and Swastika. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1952.

Thorwald, Juergen, Flight in the Winter. London: Hutchinson & Co., 1953.

Tidy, Maj. Gen. Sir Henry Letheby (editor), Inter-Allied Conferences on War Medicine, 1942-45, Convened by the Royal Society of Medicine. London: Staples Press Ltd., 1947.

Toland, John, Battle. New York: Random House, 1959.

Trevor-Roper, H. R., The Last Days of Hitler. London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd., 1947.

Trial of German Major War Criminals, The (Vols. 1-26). London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1948.

Tully, Andrew, Berlin: Story of a Battle. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1963.

The 12th Yorkshire Parachute Battalion in Germany, 24th March—16 May, 1945. Privately published.

United States Division Histories: XIII Corps—One Hundred and Eighty Days; 117th Inf., 1st Btn., 30th Div.—Curlew; 83rd Inf. Div.—Thunderbolt; 84th Inf. Div., The Battle for Germany by Lt. Theodore Draper; 113th Cavalry Group—Mechanized “Red Horse”; 119th Infantry; 30th Artillery Div.; 331st Infantry—We Saw It Through by Sgt. Jack M. Straus; 329th Infantry—Buckshot; XIXth Corps; 102nd Division; 34th Tank Btn., 5th Armored Div.; 30th Inf. Div.; 120th Inf. Regt.; Fire Mission—The Story of the 71st Armored F.A. Btn. in the ETO; History of the 67th Armored Regt. 1945; History of the 117th Infantry, 1944-45. Washington, D.C.: Dept. of Defense.

Verney, Maj. Gen. G. L., The Desert Rats, The History of the 7th Armoured Division. London: Hutchinson & Co., 1954.

Verney, Maj. Gen. G. L., The Guards Armoured Division. London: Hutchinson & Co., 1955.

Victory Division in Europe, The. A History of the 5th U.S. Armored Division. Gotha, Germany: privately printed, 1945.

Wallace, Sir Donald MacKenzie, Russia on the Eve of War and Revolution. New York: Random House. 1961.

Warlimont, Walter, Inside Hitler’s Headquarters. 1939-45. New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1964.

Webster, Sir Charles, and Frankland, Noble, The Strategic Air Offensive against Germany, 1939-45 (Vols. 1-4). London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1961.

Wellard, James, General George S. Patton, Jr.: Man under Mars. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1946.

Werth, Alexander, Russia at War, 1941-45. New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1964.

Wheeler-Bennett, J., Nemesis of Power—The German Army in Politics 1918-45. London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd., 1953.

White, D. F., The Growth of the Red Army. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 1944.

White, W. L., Report on the Germans. New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1947.

Wilmot, Chester, The Struggle for Europe. London: Collins. 1957.

Windsor, Philip, City on Leave. London: Chatto & Windus, 1963.

Woodward, Llewellyn. British Foreign Policy in World War II. London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1962.

Younger, Carlton, No Flight from the Cage. London: Frederick Muller, Ltd., 1956.


Andronikov, N. G., and others (collective authorship), Bronetankovye i mekhanizirovannye voiska Sovetskoi Armii (Tank and mechanized forces of the Soviet Army). Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1958.

Batov, Gen. P. I., V pokhodakh i boyakh (Campaigns and battles). In the series Voennye Memuary. Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1962: History of the 65th Army. Moscow: Military Publishing House, Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1959.

Boltin, Gen. E. A., and others (collective authorship), Istoriya Velikoi Otechestvennoi Voiny Sovetskovo Soyuza, 1947-1945 (History of the Great Patriotic War of the Soviet Union. 1941-1945). Vols. 1-6. Moscow: Dept. of History, Institute of Marxism-Leninism, and Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1960-64.

Chuikov, Col. Gen. V. I., and Gen. Krebs, Stenographic record of conversations between Berlin: 30 April—1 May, 1945. Document. Moscow: Soviet privatearchives, individual possession; “Shturm Berlina” in Literaturnaya Rossiya (“The Storming of Berlin” inLiterary Russia). Moscow: March 27, 1964; The Beginning of the Road. London: MacGibbon & Kee, 1963.

Correspondence 1941-45: Winston Churchill; Franklin Roosevelt; Josef V. Stalin; Clement Atlee (Vols. 1-2). Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1957.

Ehrenburg, Ilya, We Come As Judges. London: Soviet War News, 1945; “Lyudi, gody, zhizn” in Novyi Mir (“People, Years, and Life” in New World). Moscow: 1962-63.

Gladkii, Lt. Col., 8 Guards Army, Interrogations Report of. Opisanie peregovorv s nachalnikom Generalnovo shtaba Sukhoputnykh Voisk Germanskoi Armii generalom pekhoty Gansom Krebsom i komanduyushym oboronoi goroda Berlin generalom artillerii Veidlingom o kapitylyatsii nemetskikh voisk v Berline (Record of conversations with the Chief of the General Staff of the Land Forces of the German Army, General of Infantry Hans Krebs, and the Commander of the Defense of the City of Berlin, General of Artillery Weidling, on the capitulation of German Forces in Berlin). Document. Moscow: Ministry of Defense Archives.

Gvardeiskaya tankovaya (History of the 2nd Guards Tank Army). Collective authorship. Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1963.

Kochetkov, Col. D., S zakrytymi lyukami in the series Voennye Memuary (With Closed Hatches). Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1962.

Krivoshein, Gen. S. M., Ratnaya byl’ (This Was War). Moscow: Military Publishing House, Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1959.

Neustroyev, Lt. Col. S. A., Put’ k Reikhstagu (The Road to the Reichstag) in series, Voennye Memuary. Moscow: Military Publishing House, Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1948; “Shturm Reikhstagu” (The Storming of the Reichstag) in Voenno-istoricheskii Zhurnal, 1960.

Platonov, Lt. Gen. S. P. (editor), Vtoraya mirovaya voina 1939-1945 gg. Voennoistoricheskii ocherk (The Second World War, 1939-1945, Military-historical outline). Moscow: Military Publishing House, Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1958.

Popiel, Lt. Gen. N., “Vperedi—Berlin!” (Forward—Berlin!) in Zvezda (Star). Personal memoir. Moscow: Military Publishing House, Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1958.

Poplawski, Gen. S. G. (editor), Boevye deistviya Narodnovo Voiska Pol’skovo, 1943-1945 gg (Combat operations of the Polish National Army, 1943-45). Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1961.

Samchuk, I. A., 13-ya Gvardeiskaya (13th Poltava Rifle Division). Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1962.

Shturm Berlina (The Storming of Berlin). Collective authorship (Soviet participant accounts). Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1948.

Simonov, K., Front Ocherki i rasskazy 1941-1945 (The Front. Sketches and stories, 1941-1945). Moscow:Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1960.

Smakotin, M. P., Ot Dona do Berlina (From the Don to Berlin). Combat history of the 153rd Rifle Division, later 57th Guards Rifle Division. Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1962.

Solomatin, Col. Gen. M. D., of Tank Troops, Krasnogradtsy (1st Krasnograd Mechanized Corps). Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1963.

Soviet War News (Vols. 1-8, 1941-1945). London: Soviet Embassy Press.

Stavka Directives: 2-23 April, 1945. Document. Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R.

Sychev, Gen. K. V., and Malakbov, Col. M. M., The Rifle Corps Offensive. Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1958.

Telpukhovskii, Boris Sejonovitsch, The Soviet History of the Great National War, 1941-45. Moscow: Military Publishing House, Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1959.

Troyanovskii, Lt. Col. P., Poslednie dni Berlina (The Last Days of Berlin). Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1945.

Vyshevskii, V., Dnevniki voennykh let (Diary of the War Years). Vol. 4. Moscow: Publishing House for Artistic Literature, 1958; Sobranie sochinenii(Collected Works). Moscow: Publishing House for Artistic Literature, 1958.

Weidling, Gen., Interrogation of. By representative of the Soviet commander, Maj. Gen. Trusov. Document. Moscow: Ministry of Defense Archives, May, 1945.

What We Saw in Germany with the Red Army to Berlin. Thirteen Soviet war correspondents. London: Soviet Embassy Press, 1945.

Yedenskii, P. I., The Berlin Operation of the 3rd Shock Army. Moscow: Military Publishing House, Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1961.

Yuschuk, Maj. Gen. I. I., of Tank Troops, Tank Operations and the Storming of Berlin. Moscow: Military Publishing House, Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1962.

Zhilin, Col. P. A., Vazhneishie operatsii Velikoi Otechestvennoi Voiny 1941-1945 gg (The Most Important Operations of the Great Patriotic War 1941-1945). Moscow: Ministry of Defense of the U.S.S.R., 1956.

Not listed above are battle orders, maps, intelligence estimates, extracts from certain interrogation reports and other voluminous documentation supplied to the author by the Soviet government and its various agencies.


Adjutantur der Wehrmacht beim Führer, Beurteilung der Feindlage vor deutscher Ostfront im grossen—Stand 5.1.45 (Estimate of Soviet intentions). Document. German Military Archives.

Arndt, Lt. Gen. Karl, 39th Panzer Corps, 22 April—7 May, 1945. Office of the Chief of Military History (hereafter referred to as OCMH), Dept. of Army, U.S.A., MS B-221.

Blumentritt, Gen. Guenther, The Last Battles of the AOK Blumentritt, 10 April—5 May, 1945. OCMH, MS B-361; Battles Fought by the 1st Parachute Army, 29 March—9 April, 1945. OCMH, MS B-354.

Busse, Gen. Theodor, The Last Battle of the 9th German Army (Vol. 5). German Military Research Studies,Military Science Review, April, 1955.

Edelsheim, Gen. Freiherr von, Capitulation Negotiations between the 12th German Army and the Ninth U.S. Army, 4 May, 1945. OCMH, MS B-220.

Eismann, Col. Hans Georg, Eismann Papers: Diary, Narrative and Personal Notes by the Chief of Operations, Army Group Vistula, 14 January—7 May, 1945. Also, letters, battle sketches and other military studies prepared for Col. Gen. Heinrici. German sources.

End of Army Group Weichsel (Vistula) and Twelfth Army, The, 27 April—7 May, 1945, and Ninth Army’s Last Attack and Surrender, 21 April—7 May, 1945. Research studies by Magna E. Bauer, 1956. Foreign Studies Branch, OCMH.

Estor, Col. Fritz, The 11th Army, 1-23 April, 1945. OCMH, MS B-581.

Feindkrafteberechnungen (FHO): Feb. 19—Apr. 15, 1945 (Estimates of enemy strength). Document. German Military Archives.

FHO: “Wesentliche Merkmale des Feindbildes” for April 23-28 1945(Enemy order of battle; telegrams). Document. German Military Archives.

Fighting Qualities of the Russian Soldier, The (German estimates of). Vol. II, No. 8.OCMH, MS D-036.

Gareis, Gen. Martin, Personal Papers and Diary of the Commander of the 46th Panzer Corps, 1945. German sources.

Gehlen, Gen. Reinhard, Gedanken zur Feindbeurteilung 2.2.45 (Estimate of Soviet intentions). Document. German Military Archives; Vermutliche Weiterführung der souwj. russ.—Operationen … (Fremde Heere Ost): Stand: 2.2.45. Document. German Military Archives.

Gen. StdH/Abt. FHO (Chef): “Befehle Op.-Abt.” (Operational Orders: 7 March—25 April, 1945). Document. German Military Archives.

Heeresarzt/OKH: (German casualties, July 1943—April 1945 for German Army central military medical authorities). Document. German Military Archives.

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