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Terror in the Balkans

German Armies and Partisan Warfare

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$37.00 • £29.95 • €33.50

ISBN 9780674048911

Publication Date: 04/25/2012


384 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

16 halftones, 6 maps


  • Introduction
  • 1. Before the Great War: Changes in the Officer Corps
  • 2. Forging a Wartime Mentality: The Impact of World War I
  • 3. Bridging Two Hells: The 1920s and 1930s
  • 4. Invasion and Occupation: Yugoslavia, 1941
  • 5. Islands in an Insurgent Sea: The 704th Infantry Division in Serbia
  • 6. Settling Accounts in Blood: The 342nd Infantry Division in Serbia
  • 7. Standing Divided: The Independent State of Croatia, 1942
  • 8. Glimmers of Sanity: The 718th Infantry Division in Bosnia
  • 9. The Morass: Attitudes Harden in the 718th Infantry Division
  • 10. The Devil’s Division: The 369th Infantry Division in Bosnia, 1943
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix A: Source References for Featured Officers
  • Appendix B: Note on the Primary Sources
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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