Bagration: Saving Europe Twice

Simply Incredible

Some years ago I had drinks with 4 acquaintances. All of these fellows claimed they loved to read about history and to a one, suggested that World War 2 was their area of expertise. A drink in, I started to hold forth on the Soviet contribution to the war and unsurprisingly was met with disagreement and even rancor. One of them suggested that I was exaggerating, two told me I was just dead-wrong, and the last recited what I call an…