Dr David Stahel

Senior Lecturer in History
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
+61 02 6268 8873
+61 02 6268 8879

LOCATION

Building 28
Room 209

  • ABOUT
  • PUBLICATIONS

David Stahel completed his undergraduate studies at Monash University and Boston College. He has an MA in War Studies from King's College London and a PhD in 2007 from the Humboldt University in Berlin. He joined the University of New South Wales Canberra in 2012.

Media

  • Perfect Storms: Disasters that Changed the World. Episode 6: The Battle for Moscow
  • The Voice of Russia (Radio)
  • World War II: Battles Won and Lost (Episodes 1, 2 and 7)
  • World War II: Total War (Episodes 2, 3 and 6).

Courses Taught

  • The Origins of Modern Warfare
  • World War II
  • Russian History
  • Operations in Modern Warfare

Research Interests and Projects

  • Nazi-Soviet Warfare 1941-1945
  • The Second World War
  • European military history

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Books

Stahel D, 2019, Moscú 1941 : la Battala por la Capital Sovietica, Ediciones Salamina, Malaga

Stahel D, 2019, Retreat from Moscow A New History of Germany’s Winter Campaign, 1941-1942, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, https://us.macmillan.com/books/9780374249526

Stahel D, 2018, Operación Tifon: la Marcha de Hitler sobre Moscú, Octubre de 1941, Ediciones Salamina, Malaga

Stahel D, 2018, Bitwa o Moskwę, Ksiazka i Wiedza, Warsaw

Stahel D, 2017, Kiev 1941: La batalla de Hitler por la supremacía en el Este, Ediciones Salamina, Malaga

Stahel D, 2015, A batalha por Moscou: A Operação Tufão e o início da derrocada de Hitler, Manole, Sao Paolo

Stahel D, 2015, The Battle for Moscow, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781316103937

Stahel D, 2014, Operacja Tajfun: Marsz Hitlera na Moskwę w październiku 1941, Ksiazka i Wiedza, Warsaw

Stahel D, 2014, Kijów 1941: Walka Hitera o supremację na Wschodzie, Ksiazka i Wiedza, Warsaw

Stahel D, 2013, Operation Typhoon Hitler's March on Moscow, October 1941, 1st edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781139547307

Stahel D, 2012, Operacja Barbarossa: klęska Niemiec na Wschodzie, Ksiazka i Wiedza, Warsaw

Stahel D, 2011, Kiev 1941: Hitler’s battle for supremacy in the East, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781139034449

Stahel D, 2009, Operation Barbarossa and Germany's Defeat in the East, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

Book Chapters

Stahel D; Kay AJ, 2018, 'Introduction: Understanding Nazi Mass Violence', in Mass Violence in Nazi Occupied Europe, pp. 1 - 13

Stahel D; Kay AJ, 2018, 'Reconceiving Criminality in the German Army on the Eastern Front, 1941-1942', in Mass Violence in Nazi Occupied Europe, pp. 173 - 194

Stahel D, 2017, 'Introduction', in Joining Hitler's Crusade: European Nations and the Invasion of the Soviet Union, 1941, pp. 1 - 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/9781108225281.002

Stahel D; Kay AJ; Rutherford J, 2012, 'Conclusion: Total War, Genocide and Radicalization', in Nazi Policy on the Eastern Front, 1941: Total War, Genocide and Radicalization, University of Rochester Press, Rochester, N.Y., pp. 314 - 320

Stahel D; Kay AJ; Rutherford J, 2012, 'Introduction', in Nazi Policy on the Eastern Front, 1941: Total War, Genocide and Radicalization, University of Rochester Press, Rochester, N.Y., pp. 1 - 18

Stahel D, 2012, 'Radicalizing Warfare - The German Command and the Failure of Operation Barbarossa', in Nazi Policy on the Eastern Front, 1941. Total War, Genocide and Radicalization, Rochester University Press, Rochester, pp. 19 - 44

Journal articles

Stahel D, 2018, 'La derrota de Hitler en el este', Desperta Ferro, vol. XVI, pp. 28 - 34

Stahel D, 2018, 'The battle for Wikipedia: The new age of ‘lost victories’?', Journal of Slavic Military Studies, vol. 31, pp. 396 - 402, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13518046.2018.1487198

Stahel D, 2017, 'The Wehrmacht and National Socialist Military Thinking', War in History, vol. 24, pp. 336 - 361, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0968344515614049

Stahel D, 2017, 'Grinding to a Halt: Operation Barbarossa', Wartime, pp. 20 - 27

Stahel D, 2015, 'Rediscovering Operation Barbarossa - The Importance of the Military Campaign', Beiträge zur Geschichte des Nationalsozialismus, vol. 30, pp. 59 - 87, http://www.wallstein-verlag.de/9783835314924-kriegfuehrung-und-hunger-1939-1945.html

Stahel D, 2015, 'Writing the Nazi-Soviet war', War in History, vol. 22, pp. 235 - 250, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0968344515582242

Stahel D, 2015, 'The Battle of Berlin', Wartime, pp. 24 - 29

Stahel D, 2014, 'Operation Bagration', Wartime, pp. 52 - 56

Stahel D, 2013, 'Barbarossa Derailed: The Battle for Smolensk, 10 July-10 September 1941, vol 2, The German Advance on the Flanks and the Third Soviet Counteroffensive, 25 August-10 September 1941', JOURNAL OF MILITARY HISTORY, vol. 77, pp. 371 - 372, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000313466300065&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Stahel D, 2013, 'The Wehrmacht Retreats: Fighting a Lost War, 1943', WAR IN HISTORY, vol. 20, pp. 135 - 136, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0968344512461778h

Stahel D, 2013, 'Kursk - Prelude to Defeat', Wartime, pp. 20 - 25

Stahel D, 2012, 'Why Germany Nearly Won: A New History of the Second World War in Europe', JOURNAL OF MILITARY HISTORY, vol. 76, pp. 913 - 914, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000306445500050&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Stahel D, 2012, 'Why Stalin's Soldiers Fought: The Red Army's Military Effectiveness in World War II', WAR IN HISTORY, vol. 19, pp. 529 - 531, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0968344512454380h

Stahel D, 2011, 'Bloodlands: Europe between Hitler and Stalin', JOURNAL OF MILITARY HISTORY, vol. 75, pp. 320 - 322, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000286368300054&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Edited Books

Stahel D; Kay AJ, (ed.), 2018, Mass Violence in Nazi Occupied Europe, Indiana University Press, Bloomington, Indiana

Stahel D, 2017, Joining Hitler's Crusade: European Nations and the Invasion of the Soviet Union, 1941, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/9781108225281

Stahel D; Kay AJ; Rutherford J, (eds.), 2012, Nazi Policy on the Eastern Front, 1941: Total War, Genocide and Radicalization, Rochester University Press, Rochester, N.Y.