THE DRIVE ON MOSCOW, 1941: OPERATION TAIFUN AND GERMANY’S FIRST GREAT CRISIS IN WORLD WAR II
336pp., 24 photos., 7 maps, P.B. 2016. Despite the initial German success Moscow did not fall. German combat units were bogged down in mud caused by autumn rains. General Zhukov was called back to Moscow and given the desperate task to create defence lines.