Operation Barbarossa: Hitler’s greatest mistake

With the 75th anniversary of Operation Barbarossa approaching, Rob Attar asked Antony Beevor why the German invasion of the Soviet Union ended in chaos and bloody failure...

A photograph of the battle of Moscow, 1942, first printed in Signal, a magazine published by the German Third Reich from 1940 to 1945. (Photo by Art Media/Print Collector/Getty Images)

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