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[PDF / Epub] ✪ Afgantsy ☆ Rodric Braithwaite – Airdomains.co The story of the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan is well known the expansionist Communists overwhelmed a poor country as a means of reaching a warm water port on the Persian Gulf Afghan mujahideen upThe story of the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan is well known the expansionist Communists overwhelmed a poor country as a means of reaching a warm water port on the Persian Gulf Afghan mujahideen upset their plans holding on with little than natural fighting skills until CIA agents came to the rescue with American arms Humiliated in battle the Soviets hastily retreated It is a great story but it never happened In this brilliant myth busting account Rodric Braithwaite the former.

afgantsy pdf Afgantsy ePUBBritish ambassador to Moscow challenges much of what we know about the Soviets in Afghanistan He provides an inside look at this little understood episode using first hand accounts and piercing analysis to show the war as it was fought and experienced by the Russians The invasion was a defensive response to a chaotic situation in the Soviets' immediate neighbor They intended to establish a stable friendly government secure the major towns and train the police and armed forces be.


British ambassador to Moscow challenges much of what we know about the Soviets in Afghanistan He provides an inside look at this little understood episode using first hand accounts and piercing analysis to show the war as it was fought and experienced by the Russians The invasion was a defensive response to a chaotic situation in the Soviets' immediate neighbor They intended to establish a stable friendly government secure the major towns and train the police and armed forces be.

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  1. Anastasia Fitzgerald-Beaumont Anastasia Fitzgerald-Beaumont says:

    Afgantsy PDF õ Ï PDF/EPUB airdomains.co afgantsy pdf, Afgantsy ePUB“Don’t advance on Moscow” is the first rule of warfare according to the late Bernard Montgomery a British Field Marshal and victory of the Battle of El Alamein The second is don’t go fighting with your land army on the mainland of Asia The time has come I think to reverse the order here history has only two examples of failure before Moscow compared with the many examples of disaster in Asia; of disasters in particular in Afghanistan the charnel house of empireI once wrote that it should be compulsory for ever new incumbent of the White House to read The uiet American the novel by Graham Greene set in Vietnam during the last days of the French occupation Now another book has been published which should be compulsory reading for every western leader every neo con and every moral imperialist – Afgantsy the Russians in


  2. Scottnshana Scottnshana says:

    Afgantsy PDF õ Ï PDF/EPUB airdomains.co afgantsy pdf, Afgantsy ePUBThe gist of this history occurs when Ambassador Braithwaite closes Chapter Nine by summarizing the Soviet military effort in Afghanistan “And so the Russians discovered as other armies have discovered in Afghanistan before and since that onc


  3. Tariq Mahmood Tariq Mahmood says:

    Afgantsy PDF õ Ï PDF/EPUB airdomains.co afgantsy pdf, Afgantsy ePUBAuthoritative book on the Russian Afghan intervention from the Russian perspective The author compares this war with French Algerian American Vietnamese French Vietnamese interventions The Russians tried to implement their well tried developmental model in Afghanistan with a lot of determination and I think they might have been successful if they had been given enough time by the Americans But the Americans wanted to get their revenge for their Vietnam humiliation so they armed and trained the Islamist mujaheddin knowing full well that once the Russians had left the Islamists would take over What did didn’t realise was that once they had managed to defeat Soviet Union they would be confronted by the very same enemyI found this aspect of this story a lot believing than the Westernised version of al


  4. Omama. Omama. says:

    Afgantsy PDF õ Ï PDF/EPUB airdomains.co afgantsy pdf, Afgantsy ePUBNuanced and sophisticated; this is such a wholesome and very well researched book on the Russian invasion of Afghanistan following the next nine years of occupation Almost all the books I've read before on red army in Afghanistan describes the narrative of Mu


  5. Kriegslok Kriegslok says:

    Afgantsy PDF õ Ï PDF/EPUB airdomains.co afgantsy pdf, Afgantsy ePUBAn outstanding and highly readable account of the Soviet Union in Afghanistan Written by someone familiar with the USSR and Russia this book does not have the feel of many which touch the subject as having a particular partisan agenda to pursue In his treatment and analysis of the Soviet involvement in Afghanistan Braithwaite is fair and unsensational Importantly he looks at the time leading up to the arrival of Soviet forces in Afghanistan and the concerns among the CPSU about the conditions not being right for a revolutionary party such as the PDPA to attempt to sieze power If the PDPA had heeded the advice of Moscow in the first place things might have develope


  6. Charlie Hasler Charlie Hasler says:

    Afgantsy PDF õ Ï PDF/EPUB airdomains.co afgantsy pdf, Afgantsy ePUBA fascinating and educational read


  7. Rizwan Rizwan says:

    Afgantsy PDF õ Ï PDF/EPUB airdomains.co afgantsy pdf, Afgantsy ePUBThe author of this book was the British ambassador to the USSR and then the Russian Federation but I highly appreciate his objective approach throughout the book which is about the causes of Soviet involvement in Afghanistan right up till the withdrawal of the troops and its aftermath from the Russian point of view One reason why I found this book interesting was that the author has uoted first hand experiences of those who were part of the battlefield In initial chapters the author establishes his case on how Afghanistan became a bone of contention between the British and Tsarist Russia Gradually author takes reader to the 1970’s when People’s Democratic Party of Afghanistan PDPA coups against President Daud and how the infighting between the Khal and Parcham factions of PDPA led to a bloody power struggle which eventually coerce the Soviet Politburo to drag USSR into this pointless war which re


  8. Khairul Hezry Khairul Hezry says:

    Afgantsy PDF õ Ï PDF/EPUB airdomains.co afgantsy pdf, Afgantsy ePUBSpoiler alert The Soviet Politburo was not keen to get directly involved with Afghanistan's political turmoil other than supporting the pro communist government who took over the country But got involved they did and Afghanistan became yet another piece in the Cold War chessboard Afgantsy is about the Russian soldier engineer translator


  9. Neil Neil says:

    Afgantsy PDF õ Ï PDF/EPUB airdomains.co afgantsy pdf, Afgantsy ePUBI was a senior in high school when the USSR invaded Afghanistan in December 1979 Shortly thereafter the US boycotted the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow and President Jimmy Carter reinstated Selective Service registration My mother wrote a letter of protest and actually received a reply from the White House Three years later when I was a junior in college majoring in journalism the Soviets were bogged down in Afghanistan and it was among the hottest stories that we studied My favorite professor told us that in his opinion anything that occurred in the last 25 years was current events Anything older was history


  10. Humayun Shinwari Humayun Shinwari says:

    Afgantsy PDF õ Ï PDF/EPUB airdomains.co afgantsy pdf, Afgantsy ePUBAfgantsy is a good book to read about those Russian soldiers who have served in Afghanistn during the former USSR's occupation of the country There are a few accounts that I didn't know before like the death of the first Communist President Noor Mohammad Taraki the coup d'état against Hafizullah Amin etc By reading this book one can say that it is a déj


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