About misunderstanding Stalin command and control bases can tell a lot of stories of defensive battles for Moscow, but rather only a small fact to clarify the misunderstanding of Stalin's methods of command and control. In a difficult moment of persistent struggle, when the enemy furiously rushed to Moscow, Beria reported to Stalin that the Germans captured the village grandfathers and Krasnaya Polyana. Stalin, calling to phone me and on. Bulganin, swear at as was ordered to immediately leave my grandfathers and ON. Bulganin in Krasnaya Polyana and retake the village. Our attempts to prove the impossibility of such a hard time throwing the command post and control the front troops were met by the threat of execution. And while we ON. Bulganin took these villages that have no values, the enemy broke through the front in another place - in the Naro-Fominsk district, rushed to Moscow and only a reserve edge of the area saved the situation.