By Mark Healy
Osprey's exam of the Kursk crusade of global warfare II (1939-1945). in the summertime of 1943 the German military stood poised for a massive offensive. The assault was once aimed toward the Kursk salient, which the Germans meant to isolate, trapping huge numbers of Russian troops and paving the way in which for the decisive crusade to knock the Soviet Union out of the battle. by the point of the assault, the Russians had became the salient right into a mass of protecting positions. within the following decisive conflict, the Soviets bled Germany's important Panzer forces white and eventually took the initiative. The counter-offensive which all started an improve that may lead to the ruins of Berlin.
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