This second volume takes a chronological look at the Soviet counter-attack around Stalingrad, Manstein's enigmatic counterstroke through the battle of Kursk, and subsequent German retreat to the Dneipr.
Brian Taylor is the author of this two-volume study. He is also a keen student of other periods of military history. He is the author of The Empire of the French about the Napoleonic era. He is currently writing a three-volume study of Rome for Spellmount. He lives on Teesside.