Military history

CHAPTER 24

 1NCA, VI, pp. 905–6 (N.D. C–74). The complete text in German, TMWC, XXXIV, pp. 298–302.

 2. Halder Report (mimeographed, Nuremberg).

 3NCA, VI, p. 929 (N.D. C–123).

 4Ibid., p. 931 (N.D.C–124).

 5. Article by Gen. Blumentritt in The Fatal Decisions, ed. by Seymour Freidin and William Richardson, p. 57.

 6. Liddell Hart, The German Generals Talk, p. 147.

 7Ibid., p. 145.

 8. Halder Report,

 9. Heinz Guderian, Panzer Leader, pp. 159–62. The page references in this and subsequent chapters are to the Ballentine soft-cover edition.

10. Blumentritt article, loc. cit., p. 66.

11. Interrogation of Rundstedt, 1945. Quoted by Shulman, op. cit., pp. 68–69.

12. Guderian, op. cit., pp. 189–90.

13Ibid., p. 192.

14Ibid., p. 194.

15Ibid., p. 191.

16Ibid., p. 199.

17. Goerlitz, History of the German General Staff, p. 403.

18The Goebbels Diaries, pp. 135–36.

19Hitler’s Secret Conversations, p. 153.

20. Halder, Hitler als Feldherr, p. 45.

21NCA, IV, p. 600 (N.D. 1961–PS).

22. Blumentritt article, loc. cit., pp. 78–79.

23. Liddell Hart, The German Generals Talk, p. 158.

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