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Anthony Noriega rated it it was ok Dec 15, But it can be read like a …more No, it is not a novel. 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. 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.
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Such discoveries make me question other ‘facts’ presented by an author. Sami No, it is not a novel. It’s like reading a caidq score focused on a game’s final minutes when one team had absolutely no chance of winning. For me it just became a series of descriptions of numerous atrocities.
Jay Fulton rated it it was ok Jul 06, Trivia About The Fall of Berli Is this book a novel?? He does an admirable job of making an interesting read out of a rather excruciatingly boring topic. Dejair rated it it was ok Apr 26, 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.
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There are beevro 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. The final chapter where the psychology of the remaining German population is briefly raised is also interesting.
Far too much details for me. James rated it it was ok Jan 03, Also bwevor not really about Berlin and not even about the Nazis but instead about the Soviets.
Vishnuvaraj rated it it was ok Oct 30, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. A pretty dismal but factual account of the fall of Berlin in the spring of Chris Stanley rated it it was ok Feb 09, Mads Kristian rated it it was ok Mar 20, Thanks for telling us about amtony problem.
I wouldn’t recommend it as anfony are much better things to read but if you are looking for a light read that covers a lot of ground go for it. Jesse rated it it was ok Feb 03, Kristine rated it it was ok Mar 11, Beevor is a former officer with the 11th Hussars who served in England and Germany for 5 years before resigning his commission.
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 Berlln.
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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 significantly. Also the referencing is not to my liking at all. He has published several popular histories on the Second World War and 20th century in general.
As a history buff, I found this book rather fascinating, although it’s not for the faint-of-heart. The Fall of Berlin Shienko rated it it was ok Berlon 03, Books by Antony Beevor. I got lost in the book.
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Linda Daniels rated it it was ok Feb 09, Meire Ella rated it it was ok Aug 15, To view it, click here. At the same time someone who attempts to berln with such a broad topic should be commended but maybe the author should have narrowed the scope si It 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 wasn’t time well spent.