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Published by University Publications of America in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Finland,
  • Finland.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Finland,
    • Finland -- History -- 1939-1945

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Waldemar Erfurth.
      SeriesClassified studies in twentieth-century diplomatic and military history
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD765.3 .E7513x 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p., 8 p. of plates :
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4435172M
      ISBN 100890932050
      LC Control Number79088321

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A Short History of Finland traces the historical development of the country from its settlement by the Finns in the first millennium AD to the present time, exploring Finland's earlier connection with Sweden, the complex relationship with Russia that has dominated Finnish history in the past two centuries, and the postwar achievements of the second by: In late Nov.,shortly after the start of World War II, Finland was attacked by Soviet troops, and despite spirited Finnish resistance organized by Mannerheim, the USSR easily emerged victorious by early (see Finnish-Russian War).

The Unknown Soldier (Finnish: Tuntematon sotilas, Swedish: Okänd soldat) or Unknown Soldiers is a war novel by Finnish author Väinö Linna, considered his magnum opus. Published inThe Unknown Soldier chronicles the Continuation War between Finland and the Soviet Union during – from Author: Väinö Linna.

After the last counter-attack by the Finns, the war ends in a ceasefire in September The soldiers rise from their defensive fighting positions after the final Soviet artillery barrage stops and they listen to the first radio announcements on the eventual Moscow : €7 million.

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Continuation War (–) Part of the Second World War Finland Germany Soviet Union: Defeat (but survival as an independent state) Moscow Armistice, Lapland War; Risto Ryti: 63, Lapland War (–) Part of the Second World War Finland Germany: Victory.

German retreat from Finnish territory; C. Mannerheim: 1, War in Economy: Central bank, Energy, Government. 43 books based on votes: Voyage on the Great Titanic: The Diary of Margaret Ann Brady, R.M.S.

Titanic, by Ellen Emerson White, Across the Wide a. Simo "Simuna" Häyhä (Finnish pronunciation: [ˈsimo ˈhæy̯hæ]; 17 December – 1 April ), was a Finnish military is believed to have killed over men during the –40 Winter War, the highest number of sniper kills last Finnish war book any major war.

He used a Finnish-produced M/ rifle, a variant of the Mosin–Nagant rifle, and a Suomi KP/ submachine Allegiance: Finland. The Finnish War (Swedish: Finska kriget, Russian: Финляндская война, Finnish: Suomen sota) was fought between the Kingdom of Sweden and the Russian Empire from 21 February to 17 September As a result of the war, the eastern third of Sweden was established as the autonomous Grand Duchy of Finland within the Russian on: Finland, Sweden.

Pre-war history --The outbreak of the war to the entrance of the Finnish army --The joint Finnish-German offensive in --The Soviet Russian counter-offensive in the beginning ofand German-Finnish plans for a resumption of the offensive --The development of the political situation in Finland and diplomatic negotiations --The Red Army offensive against the.

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Firstly, I have the UK edition, titled The Winter War: The Russo-Finnish War of I find this to be a more apt title than the more excitingly titled American edition: A Frozen Hell: The Russo-Finnish Winter War of This book is an amateurish military history of an oft over-looked conflict at the very beginning of WWII/5.

The Finnish Civil War offers an account of the history and memory of the conflict and traces its legacy in Finnish society until today. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review4/5(1). This is a good book if you are looking for an introductory volume on the Winter War.

The author's cover enough of the geopolitical problems that led up to the Winter War, along with the military operations and first person accounts, to give you a pretty broad overview of the war from the Finnish perspective.4/5.

The amazing story of Finland in World War II, A soldier with a pack Reindeer, on slippery ice, near the tiny village of Nautsi, in northern Lapland, Finland, on Octo For most of Finland’s history, the country had lived on the periphery of world events, but for a few weeks during the winter ofFinland stood at.

There are not that many books available to the English reader on the Winter War and this has always been a problem for the Finnish-Collector and researcher. Many of the stories and facts of the Winter War have been gleamed from movies as well as Internet sites dealing with the subject, but printed reference works are few and far between.

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A Soviet book of Red Army war heroes in the Winter War. At the end and within a year after the Winter War – years – – much literature was published in the Soviet Union. Books were very narrow by their military history and operations.

From Publishers Weekly. Finland's segue from its defensive war against the Soviet Union in – to its offensive coalition with Nazi Germany from to remains one of the neglected aspects of WWII historiography/5().

Russo-Finnish War (Novem –Ma ), also called the Winter War, war waged by the Soviet Union against Finland at the beginning of World War II, following the conclusion of the German-Soviet Nonaggression Pact (Aug ).

Learn more about the Russo-Finnish War in this article. “War in Finland?” Yes. On Novemthe day after this question appeared as the title of the New York Times editorial, the Soviet Union initiated a massive offensive against Finland.

The battle would last for days, until Mawith Finland, much to the surprise of most, remaining independent but ceding about 9 percent of its prewar territory and 20 percent of its. Timeline of Important Chronological Events in Finnish History.

The timeline is drawn from the book The History of Finland. circa B.C. Finland emerges from the last Ice Age. In the aftermath of the Winter War, Finland found itself drawing ever closer to Nazi Germany and eventually took part in Operation Barbarossa in For the Finns this was a chance to right the wrongs of the Winter War, and having Brand: Bloomsbury USA.

Directed by Åke Lindman, Sakari Kirjavainen. With Rauno Ahonen, Mikkomarkus Ahtiainen, Frank Biermann, Jussi Brech. The Soviet army breaks through the Finnish defences on the Karelian Isthmus in Juneadvancing with overwhelming force.

Somehow, the Finnish troops must find the strength to fight back, with all odds against them. The Battle of Tali /10(K). Directed by Åke Lindman. With Tobias Zilliacus, Ilkka Heiskanen, Christoffer Weiss, Kim Gustafsson.

A story of the infantry regiment 61 that fought from Syväri to /10(K). Directed by Edvin Laine. With Kosti Klemelä, Heikki Savolainen, Reino Tolvanen, Veikko Sinisalo. The tale of a platoon of soldiers during the Continuation War. Based on Väinö Linna's book of the same name.8/10(K).

"The Last Battle," is based on the last battle of World War II in Europe when a group of surrounded American and German soldiers fought together at a castle in the Alps to defend high value French prisoners-of-war marked for death. The fourth was a Finnish war hero from World War II who later became a legendary U.S.

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Two soldiers not mentioned yet that were pretty bad ass. Lauri Törni. He was a commander in the long-range reconnaisance and sabotage troops called "Kaukopartiomiehet".

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Directed by Pekka Parikka. With Taneli Mäkelä, Vesa Vierikko, Timo Torikka, Heikki Paavilainen. Intwo Finnish brothers are conscripted in the army to fight in the war between Finland and the Soviet Union/10(K).

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17 issues from the Winter War times (pdf, in Finnish, 35 MB). Soviet-Russian view of the reasons of the Winter War and establishment of the Karelo-Finnish Soviet Socialist Republic. Pages from The Saga of the Karelo-Finnish Republic by I.

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It was the system that was wrong. After World War II, Finland would go on to become one of the USSR’s closest partners in the West. Despite the passage of time, it is clear that in Finland, the Winter War is forever frozen into the nation's.During her childhood, war remained fresh in people’s minds – the Second World War (which Finnish historians divide into the Winter War of –40, the Continuation War of –44 and the Lapland War of –45) and the short but brutal Finnish Civil War ofjust months after Finland’s declaration of independence from Russia.