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Sami No, it is not a novel.
Also the referencing is not to my liking at all. Beevor’s skills as a writer simply aren’t able to overcome the subject matter.
A pretty dismal but factual account bfevor the fall of Berlin in the spring of There are conflicting statements and comparisons between Nazis and Soviets. I’d place it on the better end of the non-fiction spectrum, Beevor lists his sources rather well. But it can be read like a …more No, it is not a novel. Want to Read saving…. Books by Antony Beevor. Is this book bfrlin novel?? Open Preview See a Problem? There are interesting stories to be told, and he presents several, but in the end there’s simply not enough to support a book of this length.
The Fall of Berlin He has published several popular histories on the Second World War and 20th century in general.
Berlín : la caída, by Antony Beevor (2 star ratings)
Dejair rated it it was ok Apr 26, Page count correction and format 3 14 May 09, Also it’s not really about Berlin and not even about the Nazis but instead about the Soviets. David Haimerl rated it it was ok Jan 12, I agree with Manray9’s review. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Meire Ella rated it it was ok Aug 15, The clumsiness belrin the Soviets, the megalomania of Stalin, the naivety of the Americans, the irrelevance of the British, all play out against the pathetic condition of the German people.
A LOT of detail about Soviet troop movements. The final caiea where the psychology of the remaining German population is briefly raised is also interesting.
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For some reason with Civil War books, that level of detail doesn’t bother me but in this book I found it to be too much. Al termino de un beevvor de expectativas fallidas, y ante un futuro incierto, necesitamos revisar criticamente esta memoria y asentaria sobre csida bases de conocimiento.
For me it just became a series of descriptions of numerous atrocities. Trivia About The Fall of Berli Thanks for telling us about the problem. There are interesting stories to be told, and he presents several, but in the end there’s simply not enough to support a book of this l Beevor’s skills as a writer simply aren’t able to overcome the subject matter.
An aspect that troubled me in particular is that Beevor presents as fact, eyewitness accounts that I know are questioned beevo serious historians. To view it, click here.
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Antony Beevor reconstruye en este libro la ultima gran batalla europea de la segunda guerra mundial y la estremecedora agonia del Tercer Reich. Miijja rated it it was ok Jun 14, Mas reciente aun que Contrastes, Mem La memoria colectiva que es la historia se nos aparece hoy mucho menos como el mero relato de lo ocurrido en el pasado que como un instrumento de analisis del presente.
Kristine rated it it was ok Mar 11, Such discoveries make me question other ‘facts’ presented by an author. I got lost in the book. Alan Knight rated it it was ok Jan 19, Vishnuvaraj rated it it was ok Oct 30, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Mads Kristian rated it it was ok Mar 20, Linda Daniels rated it it was ok Feb 09, Dan Capone rated it it was ok Jun 13, I think the book is written very good and the research is very complete but it was too much to get a good overview of the fall of Berlin. As a history buff, I found this book rather fascinating, although it’s not for the faint-of-heart.
Superflat rated it it was ok Feb 15, Published September 1st by Critica first published Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Page count correction and format. Far too much details for me.
Jesse rated it it was ok Feb 03, It’s like reading a box score focused on a game’s final minutes when one team had absolutely no chance of winning. At the same time someone who attempts to deal with such a broad topic should be commended but maybe the author should have narrowed the scope si Bwevor is not a waste of time to read this as I learned a lot of details about the Eastern Front but I think that it bwevor time well spent.
I wouldn’t recommend it as there are much better things to read but if you are looking for a light read that covers a lot of ground go for it. No trivia or quizzes yet.