Russia
azw3 |eng | 2016-01-27 | Author:Purvis, Stewart & Hulbert, Jeff [Purvis, Stewart]

§ Throughout this book Carey-Foster’s name is hyphenated. In some of the quotations his name is not hyphenated in the original documents. CHAPTER 7 ‘GOOD REASON TO HOPE HE WOULD ...
( Category: Historical December 18,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2011-08-01 | Author:Conor O'Clery

DECEMBER 23,1991: Coats off as Gorbachev and Yeltsincome together in theKremlin for a nine-hourdiscussion on transfer of power. They will nevermeet again. Yeltsin’s security chief Alexander Korzhakov is behind Gorbachev. ...
( Category: Politics & Government December 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 1921-12-31 | Author:Sir Paul Dukes [Dukes, Sir Paul]

CHAPTER VII Finland STÁRAYA DERÉVNYA, WHICH MEANS “The Old Village,” is a remote suburb of Petrograd, situated at the mouth of the most northerly branch of the River Neva, overlooking ...
( Category: Russia December 16,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Marc Ambinder

* * * Erich Mielke, the head of the Stasi, had a few choice words for KGB deputy chairman Vladimir Kryuchkov when the latter made a visit to Berlin in ...
( Category: Military December 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-27 | Author:Jason Nicholas Moore [Moore, Jason Nicholas]

Overhead view of a Tu-16R. Note the asymmetrical wingtips with the enlarged port wingtip housing the equipment for refuelling. This aircraft has the extended ECM fairing on the tail in ...
( Category: Military December 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-30 | Author:Michael D. Gordin

( Category: Military December 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-09 | Author:STEPHEN LOVELL

A house at Sokol The houses at Sokol were not dachas but were designed for permanent residence. In the mid-1920s, however, the idea of dacha cooperatives received fresh encouragement, the ...
( Category: Sociology December 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-21 | Author:john lehman

A RCTIC O PERATIONS From February 23 to March 12, we carried out Operation Anchor Express, a more ambitious cold weather winter exercise to reinforce northern Norway. It included 20,000 ...
( Category: Russia December 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-11 | Author:Mikhail Gorbachev

For me, as president of the country, the chief criterion in assessing this document is to what extent it corresponds to the interests of our citizens’ security and to the ...
( Category: Russia December 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-12-31 | Author:Tennent H. Bagley

Eleven: Richard Sorge Redux IT IS RARE and perhaps unique that a single spy could be said to have saved his country from defeat in war. It is barely thinkable, ...
( Category: Historical December 11,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Walter Rodney

So said Pobedonostsev.17 At least he was loyal to the tsar and he was relatively sane, which cannot be said for some others. Baron Boris Stürmer, one of the ministers, ...
( Category: Politics & Government December 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2004-12-09 | Author:Stanley G. Payne

CHAPTER TEN The Negrín Government 1937-1938 WITH THE FORMATION of the new government entrusted to Juan Negrín on May 17, the Communist strategy seemed to be crowned with success. As ...
( Category: Russia December 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-29 | Author:Alexander Statiev [Statiev, Alexander]

Figure 7.9 German mountain troops resting in a snow cave. Credit: BArch, Bild 183-L27357 / Leander Gofferjé The Plight of the Wounded Neither the Germans nor the Soviets had thought ...
( Category: Military December 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-11-02 | Author:Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn [Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr]

Chapter 8 Women in Camp And how could one not think of them, even back during interrogation? One day, one of the Butyrki jailers was fussing with a lock, and ...
( Category: Social Sciences November 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2006-11-17 | Author:Rodric Braithwaite

– TWELVE – PANIC As autumn drew in, the people of Moscow started to get very cold indeed. The mines of the Ukraine and Western Russia were in the hands ...
( Category: Military November 18,2018 )