Inside the Soviet Army

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Berkley Books, 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  - George Mazurek - Goodreads

Utterly unbelievable, yet true picture of Russian Army in the 1960s and 1970s. A must-read for every socialist and communist... Read full review

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User Review  - Mark Speed - Goodreads

This was a fascinating read, and was (apparently) written by a high-level defector from the army. He likens the Soviet state to a bunch of hoodlums who hold a neighbourhood to ransom, and run ... Read full review


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Viktor Suvorov is the author of eighteen books that have been translated into more than twenty languages, including Inside the Aquarium: The Making of a Top Soviet Spy and Icebreaker: Who Started the Second World War? A Soviet army officer who served in military intelligence, he defected in 1978 to the United Kingdom, where he worked as an intelligence analyst and lecturer. He lives in England.

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