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The Red Army at War
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Artem Drabkin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Images of War

What was life in the Red Army like for the ordinary soldier during the Great Patriotic War, the fight between the Soviet Union and Germany on the Eastern Front? How far is the common perception of Red Army heroism and sacrifice borne out by historical reality? And what was the
The Red Army at War
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Artem Drabkin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-19 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

What was life in the Red Army like for the ordinary soldier during the Great Patriotic War, the fight between the Soviet Union and Germany on the Eastern Front? How far is the common perception of Red Army heroism and sacrifice borne out by historical reality? And what was the
Panzer III at War 1939-1945
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Paul Thomas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-02 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

With comprehensive captions and text this superb book is the latest in the best selling Images of War Series and the second instalment of the Author’s pictorial history of the German Panzers in the Second World War. The Panzer III saw almost continuous action from the the annexation of Czechoslovakia,
The Soviet-Afghan War
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Anthony Tucker-Jones
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-19 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

This photographic history of the Soviet-Afghan War of 1979 to 1989 gives a fascinating insight into a grim conflict that prefigured the American-led campaign in that country. In an unequal struggle, the mujahedeen resisted for ten years, then triumphed over Moscow. For the Soviet Union, the futile intervention has been
The Russian Army in the First World War
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Nik Cornish
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-02 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

For 100 years little attention has been paid to the Russian army that fought the Germans and the Austro-Hungarians in the First World War on the Eastern Front. Yet the Tsar's army played a critical part in the global conflict and was engaged in a sequence of shattering campaigns that