In this account I will investigate the question “To what extent was Joseph Stalin responsible for the defeat of the Germans?” During this project I will be using various means of investigation, including hard evidence in books from the secondary library and my own home, as well as different internet sources or even interviews with Russians who had lived through that Era. This account will contain a summary of all my evidence, evaluation of all the evidence, a thorough analysis, a conclusion, and a well stated bibliography.
Summary of Sources:
This source shows that Stalin made a great decision, by taking over his army (Soviet armed Forces) and he also made most of the big decisions of his country including, military, political, and diplomatic. The source also indicates that Stalin was a great man in this war, that he pursued victory with increasing skill, determination and courage by keeping Hitler’s men on their toes while they were outside the Kremlin. He also made amazing reforms during this period in time because he moved industrial factories from the West to the East of Russia, and many others. But Stalin’s ability was gathering the Russian folk and conducting an operation, an operation to combine them as one country, as a people; this was perhaps one of the greatest weapons used by Stalin, patriotism; Stalin was also helped by the poor military tactics of Adolf Hitler.
Source 2 explains that, the idea of making a pact with Germany was a brilliant move on Stalin’s behalf; because it gave Stalin a Chance to broaden Russia’s borders without getting involved in different conflicts. This source also explains that it gave time to the USSR to go to different areas of Europe and ”Convince” to let Russia become their leaders, this is how they captured the Baltic States, and Poland while they suffered a terrible defeat at the hands of Finland. Source 2 also explains the fact that as... [continues]
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