Nazi and Soviet armies fought over the Crimean Peninsula for three
long years using sieges, dozens of amphibious landings, and large
scale maneuvers. This definitive English-language work on the
savage battle for the Crimea, Where the Iron Crosses Grow
sheds new light on this vital aspect of the Eastern Front.
The Crimea was one of the crucibles of the war on the Eastern
Front, where first a Soviet and then a German army were surrounded,