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Special Tasks Updated Edition
Special Tasks Updated Edition
by Pavel Sudoplatov
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Pavel Sudoplatov served the KGB for over 50 years, at one point controlling more than 20,000 guerrillas, moles, and spies. But his involvement with the most nefarious Soviet activities made Sudoplatov an unwanted witness, and he was arrested in 1953... (read more)

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OKB Mikoyan: A History of the Design Bureau and Its Aircraft
OKB Mikoyan: A History of the Design Bureau and Its Aircraft
by Yefim Gordon
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The complete, comprehensive history of the famous Mikoyan Design Bureau, from its establishment in 1939 to the present day. Every aircraft type developed by the Mikoyan OKB is covered in detail, with line drawings included for each major type... (read more)

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One Soldier's War
One Soldier's War
by Arkady Babchenko
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One Soldiers War" is a visceral and unflinching memoir of a young Russian soldiers experience in the Chechen wars that brilliantly captures the fear, drudgery, chaos, and brutality of modern combat.... (read more)

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Guns and Rubles: The Defense Industry in the Stalinist State (Yale-Hoover Series on Stalin, Stalinism, and the Cold War)
Guns and Rubles: The Defense Industry in the Stalinist State (Yale-Hoover Series on Stalin, Stalinism, and the Cold War)
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For this book a distinguished team of economists and historiansand#151;R. W. Davies, Paul R. Gregory, Andrei Markevich, Mikhail Mukhin, Andrei Sokolov, and Mark Harrisonand#151;scoured formerly closed Soviet archives to discover how Stalin used rubles to... (read more)

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Absolute War: Soviet Russia in the Second World War
Absolute War: Soviet Russia in the Second World War
by Chris Bellamy
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The battle on the Eastern Front between 1941 and 1945 was arguably the single most decisive factor of World War II, fixing the course of world history over the next half century. Now, drawing on sources newly available since the collapse of the Soviet... (read more)

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Zhukov
Zhukov
by Otto Preston Chaney
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Marshal Georgi Konstantinovich Zhukov, hero of Leningrad, defender of Moscow and Stalingrad, commander of the victorious Red Army at Berlin, was the most decorated soldier in Soviet history. Yet for many years Zhukov was relegated to the status of... (read more)

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The Fall of the Berlin Wall: Reassessing the Causes and Consequences of the End of the Cold War
The Fall of the Berlin Wall: Reassessing the Causes and Consequences of the End of the Cold War
by Peter Schweizer
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In February 1999 key players in U.S. foreign policy during the 1980s gathered in Washington to discuss the policies and initiatives undertaken by the Reagan administration to challenge Soviet power. The Fall of the Berlin Wall: Reassessing the... (read more)

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The Kremlin's Nuclear Sword: The Rise and Fall of Russia's Strategic Nuclear Forces, 1945-2000
The Kremlin's Nuclear Sword: The Rise and Fall of Russia's Strategic Nuclear Forces, 1945-2000
by Steven J Zaloga
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The prevailing Western view of Russias Cold War strategic nuclear weapons policy is that it resulted from a two-part interplay between the leaders of the Communist Party and the military. Steven J. Zaloga has found that a third contributorthe Russian... (read more)

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Zhukov: Rise and Fall of a Great Captain
Zhukov: Rise and Fall of a Great Captain
by William J Spahr
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Sheds new light on Zhukov's brilliant career and his place in history.... (read more)

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Mutiny: The True Events That Inspired the Hunt for Red October
Mutiny: The True Events That Inspired the Hunt for Red October
by David Hagberg
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In 1984, Tom Clancy released his blockbuster novel, The Hunt for Red October, an edge-of-your seat thriller that skyrocketed him into international notoriety.  The inspiration for that novel came from an obscure report by a US naval officer of a... (read more)

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Shield of Dreams: Missile Defense in U.S.-Russian Nuclear Strategy
Shield of Dreams: Missile Defense in U.S.-Russian Nuclear Strategy
by Stephen J Cimbala
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This book considers the implications of deploying missile defenses, primarily nationwide missile defenses or NMD, by the United States and-or Russia within the current and next decade. The United States has already begun the process of limited ballistic... (read more)

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Zhukov: The Conqueror of Berlin (Great Commanders)
Zhukov: The Conqueror of Berlin (Great Commanders)
by John Colvin
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Outspoken men did not normally last long in Stalin's Russia. Marshall Zhukov was an exception, although he came very close to sharing the fate of many Red Army officers who offended Stalin. One of the few generals to survive Stalin's purges, he beat the... (read more)

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Soviet Casualties and Combat Losses in the Twentieth Century
Soviet Casualties and Combat Losses in the Twentieth Century
by G F Krivosheev
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A comprehensive reference work compiled by Moscow historians, this book contains data on the subject from the 1918 Civil War to Afghanistan. Details are given for four main periods: Red Army losses from 1918 to 1922; Losses between the two world wars... (read more)

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Soviet Naval Tactics
Soviet Naval Tactics
by Milan Vego
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A former Yugoslav naval officer uses his intimate knowledge of Soviet naval methods, minds, and technologies to produce the first book to address Soviet Naval theory.... (read more)

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Special tasks :the memoirs of an unwanted witness, a Soviet spymaster
Special tasks :the memoirs of an unwanted witness, a Soviet spymaster
by Pavel Sudoplatov
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According to KGB archives, Pavel Sudoplatov directed the secretive Administration for Special Tasks. This department was responsible for kidnapping, assassination, sabotage, and guerrilla warfare during World War II, it also set up illegal networks in... (read more)

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Red Army legacies :essays on forces, capabilities, and personalities
Red Army legacies :essays on forces, capabilities, and personalities
by Richard N Armstrong
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Bear Went over the Mountain: Soviet Combat Tactics in Afghanistan
Bear Went over the Mountain: Soviet Combat Tactics in Afghanistan
by Lester W Grau
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counterinsurgency punctuated by moments of heady excitement and terror. Colonel Grau, the editor and translator, has added his own commentary to produce a useful guide for commanders to meet the challenges of this kind of war and to help keep his... (read more)

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Stalin's General: The Life of Georgy Zhukov
Stalin's General: The Life of Georgy Zhukov
by Geoffrey Roberts
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Widely regarded as the most accomplished general of World War II, the Soviet military legend Marshal Georgy Zhukov at last gets the full-scale biographical treatment he has long deserved.   A man of indomitable will and fierce determination, Georgy... (read more)

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Great Arms Race
Great Arms Race
by Hanson W Baldwin
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Marshal Zhukovs Greatest Battles
Marshal Zhukovs Greatest Battles
by Georgi K Zhukov
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