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  1. Balkan Reconstruction

    Edited by Daniel Daianu, Thanos Veremis

    Focusing scholarly attention on a little known area of Europe, the book brings together analysts with an insider's view to examine the short and long-term challenges facing the region, the intricate relationship between politics and economics and the irrelevance of quick fixes in the postwar reform...

    Published January 30th 2001 by Routledge

  2. The Fall

    A Comparative Study of the End of Communism in Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Hungary and Poland

    By Steven Saxonberg

    With a foreword by Seymour Lipset, Hoover Institution and George Mason University, USAThe Fall examines one of the twentieth century's great historical puzzles: why did the communist-led regimes in Eastern Europe collapse so quickly and why was the process of collapse so different from country to...

    Published January 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  3. Gender and Identity in Central and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Chri Corrin

    This collection highlights changes in Central and Eastern Europe since 1989 from the perspectives of gender and identity. Resistance to the negative consequences of certain changes demonstrate that women's activities have played a large part in democratic developments in various countries....

    Published September 28th 1999 by Routledge

  4. The Battle for Kursk, 1943

    The Soviet General Staff Study

    Edited by David M. Glantz, Harold S. Orenstein

    Series: Soviet (Russian) Study of War

    This volume offers detailed information about the Red Army's preparation for and conduct of the Battle of Kursk, the nature of the war on the German Eastern Front, and on the range of horrors that have characterized warfare in the 20th century....

    Published September 28th 1999 by Routledge

  5. The Soviet Partisan Movement, 1941-1944

    A Critical Historiographical Analysis

    By Leonid D. Grenkevich

    Edited by David M. Glantz

    Series: Soviet (Russian) Military Experience

    Partisans and terrorists have dominated military history during the second half of the 20th century. Leonid Grenkevich offers an account of the shadowy partisan struggle that accompanied the Soviet Union's Great Patriotic War (1941-1945)....

    Published March 30th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Belarus

    A Denationalized Nation

    By David Marples

    Series: Postcommunist States and Nations

    In any assessment and understanding of Belarus, the key questions to address include; why has Belarus apparently rejected independence under its first president Alyaksandr Lukashenka, and sought a union with Russia? Why has the government rejected democracy, infringed on the human rights of its...

    Published March 7th 1999 by Routledge

  7. The Bear Went Over the Mountain

    Soviet Combat Tactics in Afghanistan

    Edited by Lester W. Grau

    Series: Soviet (Russian) Study of War

    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....

    Published September 29th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Fallen Soviet Generals

    Soviet General Officers Killed in Battle, 1941-1945

    By Aleksander A. Maslov

    Edited by David M. Glantz

    Series: Soviet (Russian) Military Institutions

    No war has caused greater human suffering than the Second World War on Germany's Eastern Front. Victory in the war cost the Red Army over 29 million casualties, whose collective fate is only now being properly documented. Among the many millions of soldiers who made up that gruesome toll were an...

    Published September 29th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Russia at a Crossroads

    History, Memory and Political Practice

    Edited by Nurit Schleifman

    Series: Cummings Center Series

    The meaning of Russia's past is in a process of continuous deconstruction, reshaping and negotiation by various social and political groupings. Of the deluge of group memories which have broken loose, this collection focuses on several new voices which have never been heard in Russia in this way...

    Published August 31st 1998 by Routledge

  10. The Soviet Invasion of Finland, 1939-40

    By Carl Van Dyke

    Series: Soviet (Russian) Military Experience

    Western accounts of the Soviet-Finnish war have been reliant on Western sources. Using Russian archival and previously classified secondary sources to document the experience of the Red Army in conflict with Finland, Carl Van Dyke offers a reassessment of the conflict....

    Published September 29th 1997 by Routledge