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Russia"s military way to the west

Christopher Duffy

Russia"s military way to the west

origins and nature of Russian military power, 1700-1800

by Christopher Duffy

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Published by Terence Wise in Knighton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Facsimile reprint of 1st ed.: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1981.

StatementChristopher Duffy.
The Physical Object
Pagination256p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15387972M
ISBN 101856740153

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Russia's Military Way to the West: Origins and Nature of Russian Military Power, First EditionCited by: 9. This book is a classic and Duffy is one of the great experts on the Russian military.

It still carries a whiff of the cold war but, in any event, it shouldn't be missed by those with any interest in /5. Russia's Military Way to the West Pages pages This book provides an historical perspective on the growth of Russian military power, studying the emergence of the Russian regular army from until the end of the eighteenth by: 9.

In the process he evaluates the relative importance of Western and native influences on the creation of this formidable military machine, and indicates the ways in which Russian power was projected in the West.

The book includes general discussions of the Russian soldier, the Russian officer and the rapacious Cossacks, and concludes by identifying certain important continuities between the Russian. Russia’s Military Way to the West: Origins and Nature of Russian Military Power, Christopher Duffy This book provides an historical perspective on the growth of Russian military power, studying the emergence of the Russian regular army from until the end of the eighteenth century.

DOI link for Russia's Military Way to the West. Russia's Military Way to the West book. Origins and Nature of Russian Military Power By Christopher Duffy. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 5 October Pub. location London. Imprint Routledge.

In the process he evaluates the relative importance of Western and native influences on the creation of this formidable military machine, and indicates the ways in which Russian power was projected in the West. The book includes general discussions of the Russian soldier, the Russian officer and the rapacious Cossacks, and concludes by identifying certain important continuities between the Russian.

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