Blyukher at the XVII Congress of the CPSU(b), 8 February 1934 http://www.hrono.ru/vkpb_17/25_5.html
Zitate von Wassili Konstantinowitsch Blücher
Wassili Konstantinowitsch Blücher
Geburtstag: 19. November 1889
Todesdatum: 9. November 1938
Wassili Konstantinowitsch Blücher war General der Roten Armee und Marschall der Sowjetunion.
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„A shark has appeared and he wants to devour me. Either he devours me or I eat him. The latter is very unlikely.“
Blyukher describing Lev Mekhlis to his wife, shortly before his arrest in 1938. Quoted in Simon Sebag Montefiore, Stalin: Court of the Red Tsar.
„War as a whole, and each operation taken separately, are first of all mathematics and calculations.“
Quoted in Jonathan Fenby; Chiang Kai Shek: China's Generalissimo and the Nation He Lost