Inside the Soviet Army

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Berkley Publishing Group, 1984 - History - 352 pages
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A former high-ranking Soviet Army officer who has defected to the West delineates Soviet tactical policy, armaments, and military technology, and assesses army personnel and their training

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User Review  - Scott - Goodreads

One of the most fascinating books I've ever read. Written by a Soviet defector, it offers the sort of insight only possible from someone who's worn the "green suit." It still has a treasured place on my bookshelf even to this day. Read full review

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User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

Interesting read on the Soviet Army from a unique perspective. I believe that his descriptions of the Soviet Armed Forces represent the "ideal" vice the actual capabilities of those forces. Read full review

Contents

the Soviet Tanks not threaten Romania?
3
Why was the Warsaw Treaty Organisation set
14
Why does the system of higher military control
31
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About the author (1984)

Viktor Suvorov is the author of eighteen books, including three works of fiction. He was a Soviet Army officer who served in military intelligence (GRU). In 1978, he defected to the United Kingdom, where he worked as an intelligence analyst and lecturer. He lives in England.

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