The Bear Went Over the Mountain : Soviet Combat Tactics in Afghanistan, Paperback Book

The Bear Went Over the Mountain : Soviet Combat Tactics in Afghanistan Paperback

Edited by Lester W. Grau

Part of the Soviet Russian Study of War series

Description

This collection of vignettes was written by Soviet junior officers describing their experiences fighting the Mujahideen guerillas.

It is not a history of the Soviet-Afghan war, but snapshots of combat as seen by young platoon leaders, company commanders, battalion commanders and military advisers.

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 264 pages, chronology, illustrations, glossary, maps, index
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: European history
  • ISBN: 9780714644134

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