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The Soviet Partisan Movement, 1941-1944 (Dept of the Army Pamphlet 20-244)
The Soviet Partisan Movement 1941-1944 - Dept of the Army Pamphlet 20-244 Author:Edgar M. Howell From the Foreword: — "Unconventional warfare has gained in importance along with the increase in range and destructiveness of weapons. It was a particularly potent factor in several theaters of operations during World War II, but in none did it play a more significant role than in the Eastern front during that conflict. There the gerrilla movemen... more »t behind the Axis forces gained in importance as the Soviet Army withdrew deeper and deeper into its homeland, trading space for time until mobilization could be completed and winter act as an ally.
"If 'The Soviet Partisan Movement, 1941-1944' is studied in connection with with operational studies of the war on the Eastern front during World War II, it should prove to be of great value to students of that conflict. It should also prove of particular value to the Army staff and schools and colleges as a reference work in partisan warfare."
Part 1. German Planning for the Invasion and Occupation of Russia
Part 2. 1941-1942: The Period of German Advances
Part 3. 1943-1944: The Period of Soviet Offensives