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Erickson, John 1929-2002

Overview
Works: 292 works in 685 publications in 3 languages and 12,582 library holdings
Genres: History  Military history  Bibliography  Conference papers and proceedings  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Consultant, Commentator, Contributor, Other, Collector
Classifications: D764, 355.00947
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Most widely held works by John Erickson
The road to Stalingrad : Stalin's war with Germany : volume 1 by John Erickson( Book )

87 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 1,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this volume of John Erickson's history of the grueling Soviet-German war of 1941-1945, the author takes us from the pre-invasion Soviet Union, with its inept command structures and strategic delusions, to the humiliating retreats of Soviet armies before the Barbarossa onslaught, to the climactic, grinding battle for Stalingrad that left the Red Army poised for its majestic counteroffensive
The Soviet high command; a military-political history, 1918-1941 by John Erickson( Book )

46 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A documentary history of the earliest origins and formative years of the Workers-Peasants Red Army from the Civil War to the initial disasters of the war with Germany, the Great Patriotic War, culminating in the "battle for Moscow" in November-December 1941." "The study makes extensive use of Soviet military histories, specialist military monograhs, Red Army regulations, military manuals and handbooks, memoirs, documentary collections on Soviet military organization and Army-Party relations. Unpublished captured German military documents describe the secret Red Army-Reichswehr collaboration. Japanese Army records provide detailed information on the Soviet military build-up in the Far East."
The military-technical revolution; its impact on strategy and foreign policy by John Erickson( Book )

15 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soviet military power and performance by John Erickson( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En samling af arbejder skrevet af en gruppe militære og akademiske iagttagere af Sovjetunionen. Behandler den røde hær og det sovjetiske militære system, doktrin, teknologi og stil, værnene, personellet og strategiske perspektiver
Wings, women, and war : Soviet airwomen in World War II combat by Reina Pennington( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Soviet Union was the first nation to allow women pilots to fly combat missions. During World War II the Red Air Force formed three all-female units - grouped into separate fighter, dive bomber, and night bomber regiments - while also recruiting other women to fly with mostly male units." "Pennington chronicles the creation, organization, and leadership of these regiments, as well as the experiences of the pilots, navigators, bomb loaders, mechanics, and others who made up their ranks, all within the context of the Soviet air war on the Eastern Front."--Jacket
The armed services and society : alienation, management and integration [proceedings of the Sixth of the Edinburgh Seminars in the Social Sciences, May 1969] by Edinburgh Seminar In The Social Sciences. 6°. 1969. Edinburgh( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resultatet af et tværfagligt seminar om "forsvar og samfund" i Edinburgh i 1969. De 9 deltageres indlæg omhandler bl. a.: -I hvilken grad forsvarsgrenenes organisation og kvalitet genspejles i samfundet. - Letter uddannelsessystemet personellets tilpasning til det civile samfund?
The Soviet Army, 1939-1980 : a guide to sources in English by Myron J Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soviet ground forces : an operational assessment by John Erickson( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En bog om Den røde Hær omfattende en redegørelse for den historiske udvikling fra 1941-1985, en analyse af hærens operationsprocedurer, om normer i hæren, hærens flyvevåben, og endelig en vurdering af verdens mest veludrustede hær
The Russian Front, 1941-1945 by Bob Carruthers( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This tragic and bloody story of the war on the Eastern Front during the Second World War, the titanic struggle between Hitler and Stalin which became an epic fight to the death."--Cover
The road to Berlin by John Erickson( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Road to Berlin is the second and final volume of John Erickson's study of Stalin's war with Germany. He provides a detailed operational narrative of all the battles on all the fronts and also tells of the diplomatic moves and countermoves
The Eastern Front in photographs by John Erickson( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a pictorial account of the Eastern Front campaign from Hitler's Operation Barbarossa, through the Nazis' Blitzkrieg successes, to the fall of Berlin using images from Russian, German, and British collections
Panslavism by John Erickson( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main front : Soviet leaders look back on World War II( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep battle : the brainchild of Marshal Tukhachevskii by Richard E Simpkin( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beskr. af Marshal Tukhachevskii's betydning for opbygn. og genopbygn. af Den røde Hær, herunder doktrinudvikl
Soviet military power by John Erickson( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Soviet Armed Forces, 1918-1992 : a research guide to Soviet sources by John Erickson( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stalin's war with Germany by John Erickson( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Wings, women, and war : Soviet airwomen in World War II combat
Alternative Names
Erickson, J.

Erickson, John

John Erickson britisk historikar

John Erickson britisk historiker

John Erickson Brits historicus (1929-2002)

John Erickson brittisk historiker

John Erickson storico britannico

Джон Ериксон

Джон Эриксон

エリクソン, ジョン

約翰·埃里克森

Languages
English (246)

German (4)

Hebrew (1)

Covers
The Soviet high command; a military-political history, 1918-1941Wings, women, and war : Soviet airwomen in World War II combatThe Russian Front, 1941-1945The road to BerlinThe Eastern Front in photographsThe Soviet Armed Forces, 1918-1992 : a research guide to Soviet sources