Download PDF by Mark Galeotti: Afghanistan: The Soviet Union's Last War

By Mark Galeotti

The Soviet Union's final warfare used to be performed out opposed to the backdrop of dramatic switch in the USSR. this can be the 1st ebook to check the effect of the conflict on Russian politics and society. in line with huge use of Soviet respectable and unofficial resources, in addition to paintings with Afghan veterans, it illustrates the best way the warfare fed right into a wide selection of different approaches, from the increase of grassroots political activism to the retreat from globalism in overseas policy.

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