Dr David Stahel

Convener in History - 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)

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
  • Nazi Germany 1933-1945
  • Modern European military history

Books

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, The Battle for Moscow, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

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

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

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

Stahel D, 2013, Operation Typhoon Hitler's March on Moscow, October 1941, 1st edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

Stahel D, 2012, Kiev 1941. Hitler's Battle for Supremacy in the East, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

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

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

Book Chapters

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

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

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

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; 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

Journal articles

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

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

Stahel D, 2017, 'The Wehrmacht and National Socialist Military Thinking', War in History, vol. 24, pp. 336 - 361

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

Stahel D, 2015, 'Writing the Nazi-Soviet War', War in History, vol. 22, pp. 235 - 250

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

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

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

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

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, 10.1177/0968344512454380h

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

Stahel D, 2011, 'Bloodlands: Europe between Hitler and Stalin', JOURNAL OF MILITARY HISTORY, vol. 75, pp. 320 - 322

Edited Books

Stahel D; Kay AJ, (eds.), 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, 10.1017/9781108225281

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