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How Russia makes war

Raymond L. Garthoff

How Russia makes war

Soviet military doctrine

by Raymond L. Garthoff

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Published by G. Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military art and science,
  • Soviet Union -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Raymond L. Garthoff. With a preface by H.A. DeWeerd.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 587 p.
    Number of Pages587
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13582578M
    OCLC/WorldCa338178

      So for example, not many people kind of knew this - this is kind of a new aspect to my book - but Steele wrote more than a hundred reports after about the war in Ukraine - about what Russia.   In a major conflict with either China or Russia, the first shot in the war could be a space burst of a super EMP weapon designed to knock .

      All told, therefore, War with Russia is a curate’s egg of a book. The central messages that Russia should no longer be treated as a sideshow or distraction, indeed that it is posing an increasingly obvious challenge to the European security architecture, and that warfare is evolving – and that combined, all this needs serious.   Thirty years later talk of Cold War with the Soviet Union have been replaced with “Information War” with Russia, referring to the mix of hacks .

    A thorough, and thoroughly readable, history of the Russian front during the First World War, this book corrects widespread misperceptions of the Russian Army and the war in the east even as it deepens and extends our understanding of the broader the four empires at war by the end of - the Austro-Hungarian, Ottoman, German, and.   Any books about the Russian Civil War will undoubtedly discuss the October Revolution as well. There are two books I would highly recommend to understand the Russian Civil War, although they both contain a significant among of content on the precu.


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How Russia makes war by Raymond L. Garthoff Download PDF EPUB FB2

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