Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2019

360 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780190061012

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Forgotten Bastards of the Eastern Front

American Airmen behind the Soviet Lines and the Collapse of the Grand Alliance

Serhii Plokhy

  • Makes extensive use of recently declassified KGB archives
  • Covers in dramatic terms the little-known story of the US airmen in the Soviet Union--Operation Frantic
  • Changes our understanding of the Grand Alliance of World War II and the transition from hot war to cold war