Max Hastings Quotes

The Allied cause [in WWII] was morally compromised by the need to enlist the service of Joseph Stalin’s tyranny in order to defeat the forces of Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini, and Hideki Tojo.

 
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The Russian troops, killed more Germans and liberated more territory than the rest of the Allies together. They also suffered many more casualties than the rest of the Allies.
Max Hastings
Max Hastings
  • Born: December 28, 1945
  • Nationality: British
  • Profession: Journalist, Editor, Author

Sir Max Hugh Macdonald Hastings FRSL FRHistS is a British journalist, who has worked as a foreign correspondent for the BBC, editor-in-chief of The Daily Telegraph, and editor of the Evening Standard. He is also the author of numerous books, chiefly on defence matters, which have won several major awards.