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The Soviet Military Encyclopedia

William C. Green

The Soviet Military Encyclopedia

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by William C. Green

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Published by Westview Pr (Short Disc) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Military Science (General),
  • Reference,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Military art and science

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsW. Robert Reeves (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8023422M
    ISBN 100813317959
    ISBN 109780813317953

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Green. Published February by Westview Pr (Short Disc). Written in English. Soviet President Gorbachev resigned on 25 December ; the next day, the Supreme Soviet dissolved itself, officially dissolving the USSR on 26 December During the next 18 months, inter-republican political efforts to transform the Army of the Soviet Union into the CIS military failed; eventually, Country: Soviet Union.

Details through narrative text and illustrations all component parts of the Soviet military including specific weapons and defense systems. From inside the book What people are saying. ☆ THE SOVIET WAR MACHINE RUSSIAN MILITARY Encyclopedia Strategy Book TANKS HCDJ - $ ☆ For sale: THE SOVIET WAR MACHINE: An encyclopedia of Russian military equipment and strategy book from Salamander books, ☆ In pages the book traces the history of the Soviet military forces from Revolution, and reveals their known strengths.

According to the all-union military service law of Septemberthe Soviet Armed Forces consisted of three components: the Ground Forces, the Air Forces, the Navy, the State Political Directorate (OGPU), and the convoy guards. The OGPU was later made independent and amalgamated with the NKVD inHeadquarters: Ministry of Defence, Khamovniki.

The Liberators: My Life in the Soviet Army () by Viktor Suvorov (original Russian title: Освободитель) is a non-fiction, personal account of the Soviet Army during the s and s.

Drawing from his own experiences, Suvorov (writing under a pseudonym) provides insight into the brutality of a military machine in which soldiers are treated with little regard. Had this work only appeared five years ago, it would have won immediate acclaim for its utility to non-Russian-speaking students of military affairs.

Times change. The articles, which are well indexed but vary in quality, remind the reader simultaneously of the sophistication of Soviet military thought and its stiffness and obsolescence, both manifested by the U.S.S.R.

in its. The Soviet military encyclopedia: abridged English-language ed. / 2 G - O. [Andrej A Grečko; William C Green;] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Andrej A Grečko; William C Green. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:   Many early projects were tied to the Soviet military and kept secret, but by the s, space would become another dramatic arena for.

Great Soviet Encyclopedia (GSE), the first Marxist-Leninist general-purpose encyclopedia; one of the world’s largest modern encyclopedias.

Published in Moscow by the Soviet Encyclopedia Publishing House. The first edition of the GSE was issued under a resolution () of the Central Executive Committee of the Presidium of the USSR during the period.

The book also has a section on Soviet army equipment such as tanks and field guns, warships, submarines, and hand held guns such as the Dragunov sniper's rifle.

There is a glossary of Soviet military terms and acronyms, and a final section on the names of satellites launched every year by the Soviet by: 1. Battle of Stalingrad, successful Soviet defense of the city of Stalingrad that was a turning point in favor of the Allies in World War II.

Russians consider it to be one of the greatest battles of their Great Patriotic War, and most historians consider it to be the greatest battle of the entire conflict.The Modern Encyclopedia of Russian and Soviet History (MERSH) is the most authoritative, comprehensive and balanced reference work about Russia, the Soviet Union and Eurasia.

It is consulted by scholars, students, librarians and other researchers worldwide.Yalta Conference (February 4–11, ), major World War II conference in which the chief Allied leaders—President Franklin D.

Roosevelt of the United States, Prime Minister Winston Churchill of the United Kingdom, and Premier Joseph Stalin of the Soviet Union—met to plan the final defeat and occupation of Nazi Germany.