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Readings in SOVIET FOREIGN POLICY Theory and Practice

By: Adams, Arthur E

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Boston, Heath: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000740

Condition: Good


First edition. No marks or inscriptions. This book represents an effort to provide the itelligent layman with a coherent introduction to Soviet foreign policy since late 1917. Nice and clean internally and externally. Scarce item! First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Contemporary Soviet Military Affairs : The Legacy of World War II

By: ADELMAN Jonathan R. & GIBSON Cristann Lea [Editors]

Price: £17.00

Publisher: London, Unwin Hyman: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003293

ISBN: 0044450311

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. Edited by ADELMAN Jonathan R. & GIBSON Cristann Lea. Contemporary Soviet Military Affairs : The Legacy of World War II. Remarkable study of the Soviet Union. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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THE RUSSIAN FRONT - Germanys War in the East 1941 - 45

By: Dunnigan, James F

Price: £33.00

Publisher: London, Arms & Armour Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001529

Condition: Very Good


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Illustrated. Unappreciated by most Western readers is the fact that the Second World War was decided in the East - in the Soviet Union - in the most titanic military campaign ever waged in the history of the world. By every measure of scale and intensity - including thirty million dead and vast land and air battles - the Russian Front was the grandest and most horrible theatre of the g... View more info

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The Grand Strategy of the Soviet Union

By: Luttwak, Edward; Block, Herbert; Carus, W. Seth

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003671

ISBN: 0297782177

Condition: Near Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Is the Soviet Union a peaceful or a belligerent nation? What is the nature of its imperialist policies? What is the extent of Soviet military power? In short, why is the Soviet Union strangling its own economy to pay for a huge military build-up when its forces are already the most powerful in the world. Nice and clean internally and externally. View more info

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The Claws of the Bear: A History of the Soviet Armed Forces from 1917 to the Present.

By: Moynahan, Brian

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003188

ISBN: 0091652103

Condition: Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. The Claws of the Bear: A History of the Soviet Armed Forces from 1917 to the Present. This survey reveals the facts of the superpowers' situation and places it in an historical perspective which dates back to the foundation of the New Army under Trotsky. It gives an account of how the military exercises power and influence thro... View more info

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Cassell's History of the Russo-Japanese War Illustrated 3 Volume Set

By: No Stated Author

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1905

Seller ID: 003110

Condition: Very Good


No marks or inscriptions. Page edges coloured red. Binding tight. Spine and corners slightly chipped. Gilt lettering to spines. Volume I 576 pages with frontispiece and folding map. Volume II 560 pages. Volume III 264 pages including index. All volumes profusely illustrated. Nice and clean internally and externally. Heavy set, please email for postage. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The Red Army

By: Oballance, Edgar

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1965

Seller ID: 001061

Condition: Near Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper. 2nd Impression 1965. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. The Red Army, born of the Russian Revolution, is today perhaps the most powerful army in the world. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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THE UNHOLY ALLIANCE - Stalins Pact with Hitler

By: Roberts, Geoffrey

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Tauris: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001621

Condition: Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Stalins pact with Hitler. In August 1939 the USSR executed the most stunning volte-face in diplomatic history. On the very eve of Hitlers attack on Poland, it signed a non-aggression pact with Nazi Germany. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The Russo-German Alliance 1939-1941

By: Rossi, A

Price: £34.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002313

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Unclipped, very lightly chipped dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. One of the most interesting parts of this book is the discussion of the practical material advantages which the Germans gained from their pact with the Russians - advantages which have often been overlooked. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Stalins Generals

By: Shukman, Harold

Price: £17.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001288

Condition: Near Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. How could Soviet generals, whose independent judgement was essential to success, stand up to a bloodthirsty dictator who was ignorant of military skill. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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MILITARY STRATEGY : Soviet Doctrine and Concepts

By: Sokolovsky, Marshal V D

Price: £23.00

Publisher: London, Pall Mall: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001236

Condition: Very Good


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Military Strategy is the collective work of fifteen leading Soviet military theoreticians. Scarce. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Stalins War

By: Topitsch, Ernst

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002321

ISBN: 0947795766

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Professor Topitsch shows how time and time again Stalin - sly, calculating, farsighted and ever mindful of means and ends - ran rings round Hitler, exploiting his obsessions, making him look careless and amatuerish, even absurd. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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AGAINST STALIN AND HITLER 1941 - 1945

By: Wilfried Strik-Strikfeldt

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001537

Condition: Near Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Mapped endpapers. The author was on the staff of Field Marshall von Bock, commander of the Central Group of Armies in Hitler's invasion of Russia. He kept a full diary from then till the end of the war, and it is on this that he has based this book. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info