"An outstanding contribution to the study of the Second World War as it was fought on the Eastern Front."-Malcolm Mackintosh, author of Juggernaut: A History of Soviet Armed Forces
"An exceptional work on one of the great campaigns of World War II."-James S. Corum, author of The Roots of Blitzkrieg and The Luftwaffe
The wealth of knowledge gleaned from a David Glantz book is always welcome, but in Leningrad it reaches new highs.
It would really helped if you have a great interest in the subject matter since if you do not, the book might go unfinished.
This book emphasizes the military operations and glosses over the civilian suffering during the seige of Leningrad.
"Battle of Leningrad" is one of the most outstanding books written by D. Glantz. Practically, in a single volume Glantz solved all epic battles in the Northern part of Eastern... Read morePublished on January 16, 2012 by F. Carol Sabin
This is a must read for any1 who loves the eastern front campaign david glantz goes where no author can go including details from the survivors of the seige it includes excellent... Read morePublished on October 18, 2010 by L. Crees
This is a great historical book but it's a tough read because it's a history of what units did what and what army was where and they dates they did what they were doing this. Read morePublished on July 18, 2010 by Michael Dobey
Once again, Mr Glantz has delivered a jam packed account of another important campaign of WWII. The action covers, in the German sector, the beginning of Barbarossa in June 1941... Read morePublished on December 24, 2009 by Dave Schranck
Since 1969, the only major book available in English on the siege of Leningrad during the Second World War was Harrison Salisbury's The 900 Days, which mostly focused on the... Read morePublished on October 19, 2008 by R. A Forczyk
This book is absolutely a treasure trove of info. Everything, EVERYTHING on all aspects of this campaign, militarily, are here. Read morePublished on April 30, 2008 by Michael Buck
Glantz is an expert in Soviet experience of World WarII.This book focusses on Soviet defence of Leningrad ,attempts to defeat German siege. Read morePublished on April 2, 2007 by Karun Mukherji
As with most of the David Glantz's books this is a highly detailed analysis of the situation Leningrad found itself in throughout the Second World War on the Eastern Front. Read morePublished on January 17, 2006 by T. Kunikov
David Glantz's Battle for Leningrad proves to be an interesting book about this massive battle and siege that lasted for nearly three years. Read morePublished on July 2, 2004 by lordhoot