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The Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere: When Total Empire Met Total War
Jeremy A. Yellen
Progress: 157/306 pages
The Impeachers: The Trial of Andrew Johnson and the Dream of a Just Nation
Brenda Wineapple
Progress: 238/576 pages

Reading progress update: I've read 493 out of 493 pages.

Stalingrad: The Fateful Siege, 1942-1943 - Antony Beevor

I can see why this book made Beevor's career. It's a very readable, dramatic, and informative account of the battle of Stalingrad. Yet while I may be expecting more from his book than I should, it doesn't quite capture the epic-ness of the battle.