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001: Brassey's Armed Forces of the Former Soviet Union 1996

Woff, Richard

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ISBN 10: 1857532007 / ISBN 13: 9781857532005
Published by Potomac Books Inc, 1996
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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1857532007 Large quarto, 8.5 inx12 in. two small marks: on foredge & bottom edge. Jacket taped to boards. Else, the binding is tight and the spine is square. No names, notations, underlining or hi-litiing. A nice clean copy. This is a large book which will require additional postage for priority mail or shipment to a foreign country. Second English Edition. Jacket Condition: Very Good +. Year: 1996. Bookseller Inventory # BBS-067714

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Title: 001: Brassey's Armed Forces of the Former ...

Publisher: Potomac Books Inc

Publication Date: 1996

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

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This is the evolving story of the armed forces and security organizations of Russia and her 14 former partners in the Soviet Union, with the emphasis on events and personalities, and how these impinge on the structure and politics of the individual states. It shows above all their deep influence throughout the life and politics of a vast and still developing area. Now in its second edition, the report has been extensively updated including coverage of the recent presidential election and of events, such as Chechnya. Volume one covers the Commonwealth of Independent States and, in a major section, the evolution of the Russian High Command and the Armed and Security Forces since the late 1980s. It contains, inter alia, studies and assessments of all the relative organizations, including the Security Council, Defence Ministry, General Staff, individual arms of service, support arms, academies and schools, counter-intelligence service, space forces and internal and border troops. It is comprehensively indexed, and includes both organizational tables and lists of known posts and their incumbents in the defence field. Volume two extends this to the remaining 14 republics of the former Soviet Union. Volume three lists the known biographies of some 4000 "key" Soviet officers and officials in the defence field of interest.

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