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The Resource Afgantsy : the Russians in Afghanistan, 1979-89, Rodric Braithwaite

Afgantsy : the Russians in Afghanistan, 1979-89, Rodric Braithwaite

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Afgantsy : the Russians in Afghanistan, 1979-89
Title
Afgantsy
Title remainder
the Russians in Afghanistan, 1979-89
Statement of responsibility
Rodric Braithwaite
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Writing style
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10033238
Cataloging source
DLC
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1932-
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Braithwaite, Rodric
Dewey number
958.104/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.2
LC item number
.B725 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Afghanistan
  • Soviets (People)
  • Russians
  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
  • Soldiers
  • Soldiers
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
adult
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the Russians in Afghanistan, 1979-89
Label
Afgantsy : the Russians in Afghanistan, 1979-89, Rodric Braithwaite
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2011 by Profile Books"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [382]-391) and index
Contents
Prologue -- pt. 1. The road to Kabul. Paradise lost -- The tragedy begins -- The decision to intervene -- The storming of the palace -- Aftermath -- pt. 2. The disasters of war. The 40th Army goes to war -- The nationbuilders -- Soldiering -- Fighting -- Devastation and disillusion -- pt. 3. The long goodbye. Going home -- The road to the bridge -- The war continues -- A land fit for heroes -- Epilogue : The reckoning -- Annex 1 : Timeline -- Annex 2 : Order of battle of the 40th Army -- Annex 3 : The Alliance of Seven and its leaders -- Annex 4 : Indo-China, Vietnam, Algeria, Afghanistan : a comparison
Control code
2011015052
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 417 p.
Isbn
9780199832651
Lccn
2011015052
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Afgantsy : the Russians in Afghanistan, 1979-89, Rodric Braithwaite
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2011 by Profile Books"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [382]-391) and index
Contents
Prologue -- pt. 1. The road to Kabul. Paradise lost -- The tragedy begins -- The decision to intervene -- The storming of the palace -- Aftermath -- pt. 2. The disasters of war. The 40th Army goes to war -- The nationbuilders -- Soldiering -- Fighting -- Devastation and disillusion -- pt. 3. The long goodbye. Going home -- The road to the bridge -- The war continues -- A land fit for heroes -- Epilogue : The reckoning -- Annex 1 : Timeline -- Annex 2 : Order of battle of the 40th Army -- Annex 3 : The Alliance of Seven and its leaders -- Annex 4 : Indo-China, Vietnam, Algeria, Afghanistan : a comparison
Control code
2011015052
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 417 p.
Isbn
9780199832651
Lccn
2011015052
Other physical details
ill., maps

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