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The Russian Army in World War I
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The Russian Army in World War I

By Rutherford, Ward

London: Gordon Cremonesi, 1975. 303pp, 16 plates, maps. History of the Russian Army in World War I. DJ chipped. Clean. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.50

Orders, Decorations, and Medals of the Russian Federation Since 1991

By Boik, William A.

Springfield, IL: DBM Press, LC, 2011. 6pp/illus. Limited to just 780 numbered copies. A set of six 17"x23" color posters printed on quality paper illustrated with approx 200 color photos showing all Russian Federation awards. It also includes the newly redesigned orders from 2010. The posters in this series include: 1. Orders of the Russian Federation. 2. Decorations and Medals of the Russian Federation. 3. Decorations and Medals of the Russian Ministry of Defense. 4. Decorations and Medals of the Russian Intelligence and Security Services. 5. Decorations and Medals of the Russian Interior Ministry. . 1st Printing. Soft Cover. New/New. Oblong Folio - over 12" - 15" Tall. Limited Numbered Copy.

$34.95

The White Generals; an Account of the White Movement and the Russian Civil War

By Luckett, Richard

New York: Viking Press, 1971. 430pp/illus/maps. An excellent history of the campaigns of the White Movement during the Russian Civil War along with portraits of the generals who supported it. Includes 20 b/w photographs. DJ has light wear. Clean. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$52.50

The Hundred Day Winter War: Finland's Gallant Stand against the Soviet Army (Modern War Studies (Hardcover))
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The Hundred Day Winter War: Finland's Gallant Stand against the Soviet Army (Modern War Studies (Hardcover))

By Gordon F. Sander

Lawrence, Kansas, U.S.A.: University Press of Kansas, 2013. 390pp/illus. The most comprehensive single-volume history of the Winter War--the stunning defeat by the tiny Finnish army of the mighty Soviet Red Army in a gallant 105-day stand. Clean. 1st Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$97.50

Thunder on Dnepr: Zhukov-Stalin and the Defeat of Hitler's Blitzkrieg
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Thunder on Dnepr: Zhukov-Stalin and the Defeat of Hitler's Blitzkrieg

By Bryan Fugate; Lev Dvoretsky

Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1997. 415pp/illus/maps. Totally explodes the myth of Soviet unpreparedness for the German invasion in 1941. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$37.50

Zhukov's Greatest Defeat: The Red Army's Epic Disaster in Operation Mars, 1942
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Zhukov's Greatest Defeat: The Red Army's Epic Disaster in Operation Mars, 1942

By Glantz, David M.

Lawrence, Kansas, U.S.A.: Univ Pr of Kansas, 1999. 448pp/maps. Illuminating the painful progress of Operation Mars with vivid battle scenes and numerous maps and illustrations, Glantz presents Mars as a major failure of Zhukov's renowned command. Clean. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book Club Ed.

$25.50

The Role of Intelligence in Soviet Military Strategy in World War II

By Glantz, David M.

Novato, California, U.S.A.: Presidio Press, 1990. 262pp/maps. Two principal issues are addressed: (i) the nature of Soviet wartime military strategy as reflected by Soviet conduct of strategic operations (ii) the role razvedka (reconnaissance) played in the formulation and implementation of Soviet strategic plans. Clean. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$34.50

From the Don to the Dnepr : Soviet Offensive Operations December 1942-August 1943 (Soviet Military Experience Ser.)

By Glantz, David M.

London, United Kingdom: Frank Cass Publishers, 1991. 464 pages illus/maps. Very good account utilising much Soviet material for the first time. Details Russian Red Army operations against the Germans from December 1942 - August 1943 including much information on the Battle of Stalingrad. Clean no marks.. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket - Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.50

Maritime Operations in the Russo-Japanese War 1904-1905 (2 Vol set)

By Corbett, Julian Stafford, Sir

Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A.: Naval Institute Press, 1994. 567pp/469pp. Originally Issued in 1914-1915 as a confidential publication of the Intelligence Division of the Admiralty War Staff. Clean like new.. 1st Reprint Edition. Cloth. As New/No Jacket - Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$224.50

Venona: Soviet Espionage and the American Response 1939-1957

By Benson, Robert Louis and Michael Warner (editors)

Washington, DC: National Security Agency and Central Intelligence Agency, 1996. 450 pages. Venona was a 37-year U.S. and allied intelligence program to decipher, read and exploit several thousand Soviet intelligence messages collected in the 1940s. The program revealed to Western analysts that Stalin's agents had succeeded in stealing plans for the atomic bomb, and the extent of Soviet intelligence penetration of the West. The Venona program succeeded in breaking up many of the Soviet espionage networks in the U.S. and other countries and was declassified in July 1995. This book was issued in conjunction with an October 1996 conference on Venona for scholars and historians, co-sponsored by the CIA and the NSA. It includes US Government documents outlining the U.S. response to Soviet espionage, and 99 of the most significant and revealing Soviet messages translated by Venona. Clean. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket - Wraps. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$37.50

Strategy and Power in Russia, 1600-1914
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Strategy and Power in Russia, 1600-1914

By Fuller, William C., Jr.

Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Free Pr, 1992. 557pp/maps. A pioneering effort to trace the evolution of military power and military strategy of tsarist Russia during the rule of the Romanov dynasty. Clean. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket - Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$57.50

Arkhipelag Gulag 1918-1956. (The Gulag Archipelogo)

By Solschenicyn, Alexander Issajewitsch / Solzhenitsyn - Solshenizyn, A[leksandr] I[saewitsch]

Paris, France: YMCA Press, 1973. Two volume set in soft pictorial covers. Vol 1 (Part I-II), 1973, 657pp/illus. Crease on back and small stain on edge.. Vol 2 (Part III-IV), 1974, 606pp covers lightly worn. Rare early printing. Russian text. Overall clean, . 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good+/No Jacket - Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$375.00

The Fleet in the First World War Volume I: Operations of the Russian Fleet

By Pavlovich Rear Admiral N. B

New Delhi, India: Amerind Publishing, 1979. 560 pages, numerous maps, several are fold-outs. The authoritative record of the Russian fleet's day-by-day contribution to the war at sea from 1914 through 1917, when the revolutionary Bolshevik government took Russia out of what it saw as a purely imperialistic confrontation. The story of the tortuously slow growth of the Tsarist navy is told against the background of war preparations by Germany, France and England. Light edgewear to dj. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$175.00

The Twilight of Comintern, 1930-35

By Carr, Edward Hallett

London: Palgrave Macmillan, 1982. 461pp. Carr looks at the relations between Moscow & other Communist Parties. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$74.50

Frozen Tombs of Siberia: The Pazyryk Burials of Iron Age Horsemen
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Frozen Tombs of Siberia: The Pazyryk Burials of Iron Age Horsemen

By Rudenko, S. I

Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1970. 340pp + 180 plates, 33 in ull color. 146 figures in the text. English translation of the detailed account, by its Russian discoverer, of one of the most remarkable pieces of archaeology of the twentieth century. It details the remarkable contents of the five great Pazyryk burial barrows, preserved by 'refrigeration' in virtually pristine condition. Light edge-wear to dj.Text clean. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$345.00

The Life and Death of Lenin

By Robert Payne

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1964. 672pp/illus/end-paper maps. DJ spine lightly faded. Text clean.. 3rd Printing. Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$87.50

Soviet Military Uniform and Insignia 1918-1958

By Translated by SERGEI V. SUSLOV

St Petersburg, Russia: Neva-Service, 1993. 116pp of text. Well illustrated history of Russian uniforms. 179 detailed color plates. English text. Clean. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$74.50

Russian Imperial Military Doctrine and Education, 1832-1914 (Contributions to the Study of Mass Media and Communications,)
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Russian Imperial Military Doctrine and Education, 1832-1914 (Contributions to the Study of Mass Media and Communications,)

By Van Dyke, Carl

New York: Greenwood Press, 1990. 183pp/illus/maps. This work examines the evolution of military-scientific research and theory as it was taught to student-officers at the Nicholas Academy. It is the only work (in English or Russian) to focus on this intellectual-institutional dialogue in the context of evolving professional responsibilities of the Russian Imperial General Staff during the 19th and early 20th centuries. The book contains five portraits of influential Russian military theorists and educational administrators. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket - Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$195.00

Caviar and Commissars: The Experiences of a U.S. Naval Officer in Stalin's Russia

By Tolley, Kemp

Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A.: Naval Institute Press, 1983. 289pp/illus/map. As a free-lance intelligence officer in China, the Baltic states, and eastern Europe from 1935-1937, and as assistant naval attache in Moscow from 1942-1944, Tolley was one of the few naval officers who spoke Russian.Clean with minimal markings. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Good+/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-lib.

$32.50

Capital (3 Vol Set)

By Marx, Karl

Moscow, Russia: Progress Publishers, 1965. 3 Volume Set Translated from the third German edition by Samuel Moore and Edward Aveling and edited by Frederick Engels. First English edition published in Moscow. Vol. 1- 1st ed 1st pt- 1965- Very Good+ book, square tight no marks, 807 pages in Near Fine jacket. Vol. 2 - 1st ed 4th pt- 1967- Fine book, square tight no marks, 551 pages in very good+ white jacket with smalltears/chips. Vol. 3- 1st ed 3rd pt- 1966- Fine book, square tight no marks, 948 pages in Very Good + clean near fine white jacket. All books have previous owner name on ffep.. Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$750.00

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