History ruthless business man to man has a lot of gloomy chapters, but nothing can compare to what happened at the German eastern front. After the capture of most of western Europe, Hitler fixed his eyes on the vast expanses of Russia. June 22, 1941 about 150 German divisions launched a large-scale coming, "Operation Barbarossa" began … Army Group "North" was tasked to kill one strategic principle city on the Baltic coast. Hitler sought at any cost to erase this city from the face of the earth, and gave the order to kill the inhabitants of hunger and shells. The ensuing blockade lasted almost 900 days and cost the lives of nearly a million man, but city not surrendered to the great strength stood at his gate.
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