New PDF release: Afghanistan: The Soviet Union's Last War

By Mark Galeotti

ISBN-10: 0714645672

ISBN-13: 9780714645674

ISBN-10: 071468242X

ISBN-13: 9780714682426

The Soviet Union's final battle was once performed out opposed to the backdrop of dramatic swap in the USSR. this can be the 1st ebook to check the influence of the warfare on Russian politics and society. in accordance with vast use of Soviet reliable and unofficial resources, in addition to paintings with Afghan veterans, it illustrates the best way the conflict fed right into a wide variety of alternative tactics, from the increase of grassroots political activism to the retreat from globalism in international policy.

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