World War II Soviet Armed Forces (1)

1939–41

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World War II Soviet Armed Forces (1)

1939–41

Description

This book is a detailed analysis of the Soviet Army at the outbreak of World War II, including the Red Army's campaigns against Japan on the Manchurian plains as well as in Finland. It covers the Red Army's first operations during Operation Barbarossa when the Red Army was forced to defend Mother Russia against the German onslaught. It offers a breakdown of all the armed forces including the army, air force, paratroopers, navy and NKVD troops. In particular it covers the evolution of uniforms, equipment and insignia with the introduction of new regulations in 1935 and 1940.

Product details

Published 20 Feb 2012
Format Ebook (PDF)
Edition 1st
Extent 48
ISBN 9781849084017
Imprint Osprey Publishing
Series Men-at-Arms
Short code MAA 464
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

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Author

Nigel Thomas

DR NIGEL THOMAS PhD is an accomplished linguist an…

Illustrator

Darko Pavlovic

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