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Are there any records that indicate a submarine vs submarine battle?

Dutch sub O-21 vs German sub U-95 or U-91; both surfaced, German sub sunk.
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Did some Nazi death camp guards use Lee Enfield rifles?

Germans didn’t wear Berets or wear 37 pattern British Webbing. I think this guy with the No 4 Lee Enfield with spike bayonet is in British Uniform! The SS guards behind, appear to be removing dead. Is ...
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At what point did Soviet armored units have qualitative parity with Wehrmacht armored units?

Try get the book “Storm of Steel: The Development of Armor Doctrine in Germany and the Soviet Union, 1919-1939” (Cornell University Press: Ithaca and London, 2003. Also, by formal specifications, by ...
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Why did the Nazis bother distinguishing Jews on the basis of statehood and citizenship (if they saw a "world of races" and not of states)?

I'm for France and this question is heavy controversial here. Because in France, the governement of Vichy that had signed a truce with Germany and had kept in theory part of its sovereignety, had ...
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Why did the Nazis bother distinguishing Jews on the basis of statehood and citizenship (if they saw a "world of races" and not of states)?

Several factors come into this. They are mutually contradictory, which was part of the Nazi leadership approach. The Nazis did not always have coherent policies. Ranking officials were in competition ...
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Why did the Nazis bother distinguishing Jews on the basis of statehood and citizenship (if they saw a "world of races" and not of states)?

I feel that Snyder is answering this and the only problem is in the interpretation. If Hitler and the Nazis saw the world as a "world of races" rather than a "world of states", ...
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Sources / books from WW1 veterans before WW2?

I can suggest as starting point the letters exchanged by Marc Bloch with Lucien Febvre. March Bloch, in at leas a couple of letters ask about the role of historian versus what was happening (first) ...
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