Russia at War: From the Mongol Conquest to Afghanistan, Chechnya, and Beyond [2 volumes]

Russia at War: From the Mongol Conquest to Afghanistan, Chechnya, and Beyond [2 volumes]

Author: Timothy C. Dowling

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781598849486

Category: History

Page: 1077

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This easy-to-use reference explores the people and events that shaped Russian military history—and impacted Europe, Asia, and the world—over the past eight centuries. • Helps readers understand the sociopolitical history of Russia and how it continues to exert a major influence in international affairs • Showcases the complex role conflict has played in Russia throughout its history • Includes an introductory essay that discusses how warfare in Russia has progressed over the centuries • Offers entries on wars, battles, organizations, leaders, armies, weapons, and other aspects of war and military life • Provides a ready reference for readers with little or no prior knowledge of Russian history
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