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Craig, William 1929-

Overview
Works: 33 works in 174 publications in 8 languages and 5,732 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Political fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: D764.3.S7, 940.5352
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Craig
Enemy at the gates : the battle for Stalingrad by William Craig( Book )

38 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the stalingrad Epic-Here is the Drama, The Terror, The Horror and the Heroism of the Greatest Military encounter of our time
The fall of Japan by William Craig( Book )

42 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the final weeks of war in the Pacific. Reconstructed from interviews with key figures here and in Japan, from unpublished diaries and memoirs, and from official documents
The Tashkent crisis; a novel by William Craig( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opposing superpowers play a deadly game of brinkmanship in this riveting Cold War thriller from the bestselling author of The Fall of Japan and Enemy at the Gates The Soviet Union delivers an ultimatum to the president of the United States: Surrender unconditionally within 72 hours or a secret weapon of unprecedented capabilities will take millions of American lives. President William Mellon Stark ran on a campaign of peace and kept his promises, slashing the military budget and pouring millions into domestic programs. Now the nation is years behind in the technology of mass destruction. Despe
The Strasbourg legacy by William Craig( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decades after the defeat of the Third Reich, the SS rears its sinister head in this captivating thriller from the bestselling author of Enemy at the Gates and TheFall of Japan In the chaos of defeat, while Germany's roads teemed with desperate refugees and jumbled armies, Hitler's inner circle tried to disappear. Heinrich Himmler donned an eye patch and posed as a farmer. Captured by British troops, he bit into a cyanide capsule concealed in a tooth cavity. Rudolph Hoess, former commandant of Auschwitz, was discovered working as a farmhand near Bremen. But many of the most notorious Nazis esca
Als Japans sonne Unterging : das Ende des Krieges im Pazifik 1945 by William Craig( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in German and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Schlacht um Stalingrad : der Untergang der 6. Armee Kriegswende an der Wolga by William Craig( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vaincre ou mourir a Stalingrad : 31 janvier 1943 by William Craig( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La chute du Japon by William Craig( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Schlacht um Stalingrad : Tatsachenbericht by William Craig( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in German and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Đé̂ quó̂c Nhật dã̂y ché̂t by William Craig( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in Vietnamese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vaincre ou mourir à Stalingrad : 31 janvier 1943 by William Craig( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opmars en ondergang : de slachting bij Stalingrad, het keerpunt van de Tweede Wereldoorlog by William Craig( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in Dutch and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La batalla por Stalingrado by William Craig( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La batalla por Stalingrado by William Craig( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bitka za Stalingrad by William Craig( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in Slovenian and Croatian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enemy at the gates by William Craig( Recording )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MILITARY HISTORY. A classic work of World War II history that brings to vivid, dramatic life one of the bloodiest battles ever fought - and the beginning of the end for the Third Reich. On August 5, 1942, giant pillars of dust rose over the Russian steppe, marking the advance of the 6th Army, an elite German combat unit dispatched by Hitler to capture the industrial city of Stalingrad and press on to the oil fields of Azerbaijan. The Germans were supremely confident; in three years, they had not suffered a single defeat. The Luftwaffe had already bombed the city into ruins. German soldiers hoped to complete their mission and be home in time for Christmas. The siege of Stalingrad lasted five months, one week, and three days. Nearly two million men and women died, and the 6th Army was completely destroyed. Considered by many historians to be the turning point of World War II in Europe, the Soviet Army's victory foreshadowed Hitler's downfall and the rise of a communist superpower
The fall of Japan by William Craig( Recording )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

GENERAL & WORLD HISTORY. By midsummer 1945, Japan had long since lost the war in the Pacific. The people were not told the truth, and neither was the emperor. Japanese generals, admirals, and statesmen knew, but only a handful of leaders were willing to accept defeat. Most were bent on fighting the Allies until the last Japanese soldier died and the last city burned to the ground. Exhaustively researched and vividly told, The Fall of Japan masterfully chronicles the dramatic events that brought an end to the Pacific War and forced a once-mighty military nation to surrender unconditionally. From the ferocious fighting on Okinawa to the all-but-impossible mission to drop the second atom bomb, and from Franklin D. Roosevelt's White House to the Tokyo bunker where tearful Japanese leaders first told the emperor the truth, William Craig captures the pivotal events of the war with spellbinding authority
La caída del Japón by William Craig( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La batalla por Stalingrado by William Craig( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enemy at the gates by William Craig( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic work of World War II history that brings to vivid, dramatic life 1 of the bloodiest battles ever fought-and the beginning of the end for the Third Reich On August 5, 1942, giant pillars of dust rose over the Russian steppe, marking the advance of the 6th Army, an elite German combat unit dispatched by Hitler to capture the industrial city of Stalingrad and press on to the oil fields of Azerbaijan. The Germans were supremely confident; in 3 years, they had not suffered a single defeat. The Luftwaffe had already bombed the city into ruins. German soldiers hoped to complete their mission and be home in time for Christmas. The siege of Stalingrad lasted 5 months, 1 week, and 3 days. Nearly 2 million men and women died, and the 6th Army was completely destroyed. Considered by many historians to be the turning point of World War II in Europe, the Soviet Army's victory foreshadowed Hitler's downfall and the rise of a communist superpower. Bestselling author William Craig spent 5 years researching this epic clash of military titans, traveling to 3 continents in order to review documents and interview hundreds of survivors. Enemy at the Gates is the enthralling result: the definitive account of 1 of the most important battles in world history. The book was the inspiration for the 2001 film of the same name, starring Joseph Fiennes and Jude Law
 
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Enemy at the gates : the battle for Stalingrad
Alternative Names
Craig, William E. 1929-

William Craig Amerikaans historicus (1929-1997)

William Craig (autor)

William Craig scrittore e storico statunitense

クレイグ, ウィリアム

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