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Soviet Bloc Elite Forces
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mpn: 5, ean: 9780850456318, isbn: 0850456312,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
The elite forces of the Soviet Union and its Warsaw Pact allies in the mid-1980s were undoubtedly the largest in the world, and among the least known. The Soviet elite formations alone had a total strength comparable to that of the entire British arm...
My Fellow Prisoners
ean: 9780141979816, isbn: 014197981X,
There is the guard who delivers blows with no visible traces. The fraudster stitched up by the police for murder. The man who refuses to lie for a packet of cigarettes. The abandoned teenager, the down-and-out, the grass... He describes a hidden worl...
A Military History of the Cold War, 1944–1962 (Campaigns and Commanders Series)
By University of Oklahoma Press
mpn: 24 maps, 2 charts, ean: 9780806142623, isbn: 0806142626,
The Cold War did not culminate in World War III as so many in the 1950s and 1960s feared, yet it spawned a host of military engagements that affected millions of lives. This book is the first comprehensive, multinational overview of military affairs ...
Cold War Hot: Alternate Decisions of the Cold War
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ean: 9781634505215, isbn: 1634505212,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Leading specialists on the Cold War examine how close we came to WWIII and how that horrifying scenario would have looked. The ambitions and fears of the two Cold War superpowers were played out in a series of proxy wars across the globe—in Korea,...
War In The Shadows: The Guerrilla in History
ean: 9780595225934, isbn: 0595225934,
Ranging from Alexander the Great's battles with Asiatic Scythians, through the Russian Revolution, and on up to the turmoil in the Middle East and the battle in Northern Ireland, War in the Shadows is a book of monumental sweep and singular perspecti...
The AK-47: Kalashnikov-series assault rifles (Weapon)
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mpn: OSPWPN008, ean: 9781849084611, isbn: 1849084610,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
The Kalashnikov AK-47 is the most ubiquitous assault rifle in the world, with more AK-47s and its variants in use than any other individual small arm. Created by Senior Sergeant Mikhail Kalashnikov, and first adopted by the USSR soon after World War ...
Best of Enemies: The Last Great Spy Story of the Cold War
ean: 9781538761311, isbn: 1538761319,
The thrilling story of two Cold War spies, CIA case officer Jack Platt and KGB agent Gennady Vasilenko -- improbable friends at a time when they should have been anything but.In 1978, CIA maverick Jack Platt and KGB agent Gennady Vasilenko were new a...
The Afghan Syndrome: The Soviet Union's Vietnam
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ean: 9780891414209, isbn: 0891414207,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
July 7, 1979: Leonid Brezhnev stunned the western world by ordering the Red Army into Afghanistan, a supposedly staunch ally. There has been a great deal of speculation on the events preceding the invasion and the actions of the Soviet Union and its ...
The Cold War: A New History
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mpn: 9780143038276, ean: 9780143038276, isbn: 0143038273,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
The “dean of Cold War historians” (The New York Times) now presents the definitive account of the global confrontation that dominated the last half of the twentieth century. Drawing on newly opened archives and the reminiscences of the major play...
Secrets: A Memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon Papers
By HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books
At the height of a spectacular career that spanned four administrations, Daniel Ellsberg chose a new course he believed would land him in prison for the rest of his life. He smuggled out of his office a 7,000 page top-secret study of U.S. decision-ma...
Revolutions in World History (Themes in World History)
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ean: 9780415224970, isbn: 0415224977,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
This broad comparative survey focuses on five big case studies, starting with the English Revolution in the seventeenth century, and going on to the Mexican, Russian, Vietnamese and Iranian Revolutions. Revolutions in World History traces the origins...
Foreign Relations of the United States: 1964-1968: National Security Policy (Volume 10)
By Brand: Bur. Public Affairs, Office of the Hist.
sku: 81265643, ean: 9780160510335, isbn: 0160510333,
NOTE: NO FURTHER DISCOUNT FOR THIS PRINT PRODUCT--OVERSTOCK SALE -- Significantly reduced list price while supplies lastState Department Publication 10921. General Editor: David S. Patterson. Documents United States national security policy during th...
Collateral Damage: Sino-Soviet Rivalry and the Termination of the Sino-Vietnamese Alliance
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231150781, isbn: 0231150784,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
Although the Chinese and the Vietnamese were Cold War allies in wars against the French and the Americans, their alliance collapsed and they ultimately fought a war against each other in 1979. More than thirty years later the fundamental cause of the...
Zinky Boys: Soviet Voices from the Afghanistan War
ean: 9780393034158, isbn: 0393034151,
From 1979 to 1989 a million Soviet troops engaged in a devastating war in Afghanistan that claimed 50,000 casualties - and the youth and humanity of many tens of thousands more. In Zinky Boys journalist Svetlana Alexievich gives voice to the tragic h...
Superpowers Defeated: Vietnam and Afghanistan Compared
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mpn: abbreviations, glossary, bibliography, i, ean: 9780714644097, isbn: 0714644099,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
During the Cold War, military conflicts in Vietnam and Afghanistan validated the importanct of war in global power dynamics. But military intervention proved not to be politically sustainable for the USA and the USSR. This study investigates the para...
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