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The Red Army and Society

Ellen Jones

The Red Army and Society

A Sociology of the Soviet Military

by Ellen Jones

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9497939M
    ISBN 100044970161
    ISBN 109780044970163
    OCLC/WorldCa13668107

    A retired U. S. Army colonel fluent in Russian, Glantz is the author of numerous books, including The Battle for Leningrad, ; Colossus Reborn: The Red Army at War, and Red Storm over the Balkans: The Failed Soviet Invasion of Romania. House is the author of Combined Arms Warfare in the Twentieth Century.4/5(1). WALTER S. DUNN, JR. had a year career directing museums, including the Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society and the Iowa Science Center. His books include The Soviet Economy and the Red Army, (), Hitler's Nemesis: The Red Army (), and Second Front Now, ()/5(13).

    With its thorough reassessment of these events, the book sheds new light on the nature of power, state violence, and civil-military relations under the Stalinist regime.\"--Publisher\'s description.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" The Red Army in Civil War -- The Red Army in consolidation -- Reorganization and. The Army University Press books are traditional and interactive works relevant to the current interests and concerns of the US Army. The wide range of original interpretive topics include military history, recent operations, leadership, doctrine, organization, tactics, logistics, and Staff Ride handbooks. Browse through our books by category and find information you are looking for.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jones, Ellen. Red Army and society. Boston: Allen & Unwin, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.   The no-name “Miracle on Ice” USA team beat them in the Olympics in , dimming their luster. But the Red Army team remained dominant until the fall of the Soviet system which had sustained them.


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This book, first published inis the first full-length study of the Soviet Armed Forces as a social institution. Using military manpower as a substantive focus, it identifies those characteristics that the Soviet military shared with counterparts in non-communist systems and those that were unique to the society and political culture in which it was embedded.

The discussion. The first comprehensive study of the Red Army’s occupation of Romanian territory inand its occupation of the country at the end of World War II, which lasted until the withdrawal of Soviet troops from the country in The ’s and the ’s were full of books about the Third World War in Europe and Red Army was different in that it was told from the Soviet perspective and the Soviet’s actually won.

Not what one would think would appeal to a Western audience but the book did very well/5. In The Red Army and the Great Terror, Whitewood makes a strong case for the military purge to be The Red Army and Society book genesis of the purge of wider Soviet society,"--Canadian Slavonic Papers "This work is destined to become the most definitive source concerning the military purges for generations to come.

Essential."--Cited by: 1. Supported in large part by evidence released after the collapse of the Soviet Union, this book follows the career of the Red Army from its birth in as the designated vanguard of world revolution to its affiliation in with 'the citadel of capitalism', the United States.

Effectiveness of leadership and military doctrine are particular conce. Red Army is a Cold War-era war novel written by U.S. Army intelligence analyst Ralph alternate history explores a World War III scenario based on a Soviet attack on West Germany across the North German Plain, with defense provided by NATO army corps from the UK, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany.

Red Army is unique among military fiction. The Workers' and Peasants' Red Army (in Russian: Рабо́че-Крестья́нская Кра́сная Армия), frequently shortened to Red Army, was the army and the air force of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic and, afterthe Union of Soviet Socialist army was established immediately after the October Revolution.

'In The Red Army and the Second World War, historian Alexander Hill (Univ. of Calgary) has produced an exceedingly lucid treatment of the development and employment of the Red Army before and during the Great Patriotic War.

Transformation is the book's unifying narrative thread.' Timothy Heck, Michigan War Studies ReviewReviews: Le Rouge et le Noir (French pronunciation: [lə ʁuʒ e l(ə) nwaʁ]; meaning The Red and the Black) is a historical psychological novel in two volumes by Stendhal, published in It chronicles the attempts of a provincial young man to rise socially beyond his modest upbringing through a combination of talent, hard work, deception, and hypocrisy.

The book was the brainchild of Lin Biao, a decorated general, leader of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army, and, after. Denault has put together a gem of a book that tells the story of hockey from both a Canadian and Soviet perspective. The New Year's Eve game between the Montreal Canadiens and the Soviet Red Army is the feature, but after finishing the book I gained a better appreciation for the way the Soviets developed the game of hockey in their own special s: Compared to the First Red Army, the Fourth Red Army had more rifles which allowed it to recruit many new soldiers in Sichuan Province.

However, the local forces lacked rifles. In the summer ofXun Huaizhou 's Seventh Legion had 6, soldiers but only 1, rifles, which lead to the Seventh Legion's quick defeat when they attempted to. Details on the Soviet infantry, armor, artillery, and cavalry formations that waged World War II on the Eastern Front Fills a major gap in our understanding of the Red Army Based on painstaking archival research Hitler's Nemesis traces the development of the Russian army in reaction to the rise of Hitler, Germany's invasion of the Soviet Union in Juneand the.

Irregular Warfare Force Modernization Proponent (IWFMP) Mission Command Network Integration (MCNI) - Army Capability Manager (ACM) Mission Command/Command Post. A very good work, this book discusses the Red Army officer corps from its inception to its disintegration. The author uses several sources to look at "typical" Soviet officers at different period of the Red Army's existence, including the Purge era, post WWII, etc.

Changes in demographics, schooling and political influence are all s: 3. —Roger Reese, author of Red Commanders: A Social History of the Soviet Army Officer Corps, – “This is an excellent work of scholarship on the purges in Stalin’s military, one that the field has needed for quite some time.

Indeed, there is no other extant book. Red Army and society: a sociology of the Soviet military. [Ellen Jones] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Jones.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: This social and institutional history of the Red Army during the critical first decade of the Soviet Union was originally published (cloth) in Annotation copyright Book 4/5(4). The book is divided in chapters about the armored forces, the artillery, the infantry, the industrial production etc.

and the reader will be captivated by the statistics which reveal the colossal scale of the Red Army's "come back" after the initial disastrous defeats it suffered in Reviews: 3.

'The Red Army and the Second World War' is a superb single volume history of the Red Army from the late s up until the end of the Second World War. Alexander Hill expertly traces the development of the Red Army from its relatively humble state in the late s to the fall of the Reichstag incarefully balancing the strengths and /5(3).

The Red Army and the Wehrmacht book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The rise of the Third Reich was one of history's most terri /5(3). ‘The Red Army’ is a showcase of how football has simultaneously evolved, but fundamentally stayed the same throughout the Dons’ life in top flight football.

The Red Army: New book.Stalin's Red Army entered World War II as a relatively untried fighting force. Inwith the launch of Operation Barbarossa, it joined battle with Hitler's army, the most powerful in history. After a desperate war of attrition lasting more than four years, the Red Army beat the Nazis into submission on the Eastern Front and won lasting fame.