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Swastika in the gunsight

IgorК№ Kaberov

Swastika in the gunsight

memoirs of a Russian fighter pilot, 1941-45

by IgorК№ Kaberov

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Published by Sutton Pub. in Stroud, Glos .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kaberov, Igorʹ.,
  • Soviet Union. -- Voenno-Vozdushnye Sily. -- Biography.,
  • Fighter pilots -- Soviet Union -- Biography.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, Russian.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Russian.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIgor Kaberov ; translated and abridged from the original Russian edition by Peter Rule.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsRule, Peter.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD792.R9 K2413 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216 p. :
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19065932M

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      The meaning of the swastika needs to be understood in its entirety. Only then will we be able to be more accepting of different cultures in an open-minded fashion. What people do not realize is that Indians or people who use the symbol do not follow or believe in the agenda of the Nazi : Simran Kripalani. On the next page, the swastika becomes detached from the flag and floats like an ominous moon on the horizon behind the scene of a pogrom. Spiegelman here is milking the emotive power of the swastika for all that it is worth. But perhaps the most interesting use of the swastika in MAUS is to be found towards the end of the book.

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Swastika in the gunsight by Igor Kaberov (and kindly translated for free by Peter Rule) is a fantastic, well written and exciting story about a Russian fighter pilot during ww2.

It must be said that Russia's contribution during ww2 is the reason i am writing this in English- rather than German/5(5). As with any memoir officially approved during the Soviet era, you have to be careful when using Swastika in the Gunsight as research material.

Taken at face value, Igor Kaberovs account of the war is a series of one-sided battles and heroic exploits/5. Swastika in the Gunsight: Memoirs of a Russian Fighter Pilot,by Igor Kaberov, translated and abridged from the original Russian edition by Peter.

Swastika in the Gunsight: Memoirs of a Russian Fighter Pilot,by Igor Kaberov, translated and abridged from the Author: Historynet Staff. Igor Aleksandrovich Kaberov was a World War II Soviet fighter pilot revered for bravery and valour of the highest order.

This book contains his graphic account of war on the Eastern Front against the German invaders, based largely on personal diaries he kept while serving with a fighter squadron. ‹ See all details for Swastika in the Gunsight: Memoirs of a Russian Fighter Pilot There's a problem loading this menu right now.

Learn more about Amazon Prime/5. Get this from a library. Swastika in the gunsight: memoirs of a Russian fighter pilot, [Igorʹ Kaberov; Peter Rule]. Joining, for example, Igor Kaberov's "Swastika in the Gunsight,"Anne Noggle's "A Dance with Death:Soviet Airwomen of WW2" and 's "Stalin's Aviation Gulag: Tupolev & the Purge Era," Stepan Mikoyan's book puts us brilliantly and exhilaratingly into the catbird's seat on what should, alas, never have been an "other side."/5(6).

The book is filled of illustrations showing how this symbol were used by many cultures from many lands across the face of this planet thousands of years prior to Hitler's Third Reich.

Hitler's claims that swastika is a pure "Aryan" symbol mocked his own understanding of this by: 6. Swastika in the gunsight by Igor Kaberov (and kindly translated for free by Peter Rule) is a fantastic, well written and exciting story about a Russian fighter pilot during ww2. It must be said that Russia's contribution during ww2 is the reason i am writing this in English- rather than German.5/5(4).

While Nineteen Eighty-Four is perhaps more elegantly written, these books can be considered equals; and in some ways Swastika Night is an. The swastika was used by Native Americans, Nordic Peoples, Polish Mountain Dwellers and Hindus, to name just a few.

Only the Hindus use it freely nowadays. This book shows the history of the stolen symbol, from the ancient times to usage in pre-Hitler commercials for products so well known as /5(9). Plot synopsis. Swastika Night takes place in a world where the Nazis and Empire of Japan defeated their enemies and conquered the world (from a modern perspective, the novel is an alternate history in which the Nazis won World War II, though at the time of its writing the war had not broken out and it was a work of speculative future fiction.)It follows the protagonist Alfred, an Englishman in Author: Murray Constantine.

Published intwelve years before Orwell'sSwastika Night projects a totally male-controlled fascist world that has eliminated women as we know them.

Women are breeders, kept as cattle, while men in this post-Hitlerian world are embittered automatons, fearful of all feelings, having abolished all history, education, creativity, books, and art/5. The mysteries and misunderstandings of the symbol of the swastika are explained in this book.

It analyzes the swastika's pre-Nazi religious and commercial uses (in all of its varied permutations), the Nazi appropriation and misuse of the form, and its contemporary applications /5.

summary An outstanding example of dystopian fiction sometimes compared toKatherine Burdekin’s Swastika Night examines the world of male violence by weaving a tale of feudal Europe seven centuries into a post-Hitlerian society, “when men rule the world.” Burdekin published the novel under the pseudonym Murray Constantine.

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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central /5(16). Swastika Nation: Fritz Kuhn and the Rise and Fall of the German-American Bund by Arnie Bernstein is a non-ficiton book detailing the rise and fall of the American Nazi movement before World War II.

This is another forgotten chapter in history, and even though wed like to forget it, it seems wiser not to/5. World War II Memoirs - Soviet/Russian Soviet WWII memoirs Swastika In The Gunsight: Memoirs Of A Russian Fighter Pilot, 45 by.

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Similar complaints came from a number of Russian pilots, and I’ve been reading Igor Kabarov’s autobiography, ‘Swastika in the Gunsight‘ recently, where he adds a little more detail. Kabarov flew with the Baltic Fleet Air Force defending Leningrad and won many medals, including Hero of the Soviet Union.

Military History Book Reviews, Reviews. Book Review: Swastika in the Gunsight: Memoirs of a Russian Fighter Pilot, Swastika in the Gunsight: Memoirs of a Russian Fighter Pilot,by Igor Kaberov, translated and abridged from the original Russian edition by Peter Rule, Sutton Publishing, Ltd., Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.,$34 Author: Historynet Staff.

The swastika (from Sanskrit svástika; also known outside the Indian subcontinent as the Hakenkreuz, gammadion cross, cross cramponnée, croix gammée, fylfot, or tetraskelion) is an ancient Indo-European religious symbol with the earliest known example found in Mezine, modern Ukraine, that generally takes the form of an equilateral cross with four legs each bent at 90 degrees in either right.Original WW II German Collectibles.

Spanning from toWorld War II was one of the most brutal conflicts in human history. The Third Reich, led by Adolf Hitler, rampaged across Europe until it was finally defeated by Allied forces in Swastika in the gunsight. Igor Kaberov. suivant / précédent.

retour: This fascinating book is fully illustrated and will appeal to all with an interest in fighter combat and the bitterly contested war on .