Russian Revolutions and the Soviet Regime #23: The Great Fatherland War
unknown/unknown (Creation date: 1959)
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Indiana University. Radio and Television Service; Byrnes, Robert Francis
Robert F. Byrnes was a Professor of History at Indiana University from 1956 to 1988 and served as director of the Russian and East European Institute at IU from 1959-1962 and 1971-1975. Byrnes specialized in the study of Russian conservative thought, Russian historical writing, anti-Semitism in France and Europe, the Soviet role in world affairs after World War II, American policy toward Eastern Europe, and Soviet American relations. This film is part of series Byrnes created in 1959 for distance learning purposes.This episode contains analysis of the war fought between the Soviet Union and Germany between June 22, 1941 and February of 1943. Explanation of the German capture of the Balkans in 1940-41. Analysis of the strengths of Germany and Russia, and the reason war broke out between the two. Analysis of German strategy at the time. Discussion of the battle for Moscow after the outbreak of war. Discussion of the battle of Stalingrad, from Sept. 1942 - Feb. 1943.
Russia --Study and teaching (Higher) --Indiana --Bloomington.
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ADDITIONAL CITATION INFORMATION: [Item], Robert F. Byrnes papers, Collection C388, Indiana University Archives, Bloomington. An Indiana University Radio and Television Service presentation produced in cooperation with the I.U. Department of History with a grant from the Ford Foundation; a Television Correspondence Cours
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Other: GR00452188; Other: C388.33C; MDPI Barcode: 40000003217033; Collection Identifier: C388
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