Why did Russia win World War Two?

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Success despite lack of preparation:

Germany allied with countries that Russia would normally ally with
Russia slowed production so Hitler would not suspect them
Russia had greater numbers. Illustration: Like an elephant (Germany) attacking ants (Russia) many ants will be killed but there are still many more

The home front:

Stalin used patriotism to unite Russia
Churches re-opened
Church magazines are unsensored

German Mistakes:

Hitler believed that Russia was not prepared
Germany believed that they only needed to fight on the east coast (underestimating Britain's involvement) 
Operation Barbarossa was delayed by 5 weeks
Hitler went against other countries before Russia which…


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