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The Two-Headed Eagle: Faces of Russian Foreign Policy - History of Actions in the Near Abroad of Central and Eastern Europe, Stalin through the Cold War to Vladimir Putin, Restoring Regional Hegemony
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
The former Soviet states in Central and Eastern Europe comprise a prominent portion of the Russian Federation's "Near Abroad." During and since World War II, these countries have alternately served as an adversary avenue of approach and a security zone for the Soviet Union.
Out of Latvia - The son of a Latvian immigrant searches for his roots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » European
Peter Jirgens tells the story of his youth as the son of a Latvian immigrant in Australia. He shares his father’s stories of life under Soviet rule and dreams of seeing Latvia himself. In1980, despite the possibility of being drafted into the Soviet army or sent to Siberia, Peter enters Latvia. His thirst for adventure almost costs him his life.
Схватка
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 80,580. Language: Russian. Published: October 17, 2016 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Книга «Схватка» продолжает цикл о пане Кмитиче, начатый романами «Огненный всадник» и «Тропою волка». Что касается исторических фактов, то единственное искажение, к которому прибегает автор — это сжатие времени, ибо даже в трех пухлых книгах не описать все значимые события тех огненных тринадцати лет ужасной войны.
Тропою волка
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 118,780. Language: Russian. Published: October 17, 2016 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Книга «Тропою волка» продолжает роман-эпопею М. Голденкова «Пан Кмитич», начатую в книге «Огненный всадник». Во второй половине 1650-х годов на огромном просторе от балтийских берегов до черноморской выпаленной степи, от вавельского замка до малородных смоленских подзолков унесло апокалипсическим половодьем страшной для Беларуси войны половину населения...
Analyzing the Rationales Behind Russia's Intervention in Ukraine - Euromaidan, Russian Strategic Gains, Putin's Background, 2008 Russo-Georgian War, Communism to Authoritarianism, Olympics, Crimea
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,560. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This study examines the rationales behind Russian President Vladimir Putin's decision to intervene in Ukraine through the lenses of neoclassical realism and prospect theory. The risk-acceptant decision to employ hybrid warfare in Crimea was fundamentally due to Putin's loss aversion.
The Future of NATO - Russian Relations - or How to Dance with a Bear and Not Get Mauled, Vladimir Putin, Former Soviet Union and Warsaw Pact States, OSCE, Response and Perspectives, Road to Rome
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
Since the dissolution of the Soviet Union and the Warsaw Pact, NATO has enlarged its membership twice with countries formerly under Soviet influence and control and, as of this writing, is preparing to begin the process for a third expansion.
Crony Attack: Strategic Attack's Silver Bullet? Targeting Key Elite Supporters of an Enemy Leader - Operation Allied Force, Slobodan Milosevic, Yugoslavia, RICO, Kleptocracies, Coercive Air Strategy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
As a strategy, crony attack targets key elite supporters of an enemy leader to effect policy change in the attacker's favor. It is also one of a set of tools used in coercive diplomacy.
Bombs Over Bosnia: The Role of Airpower in Bosnia-Herzegovina - NATO Operation Deny Flight, Serbs and the Death of Yugoslavia, Deterrent Use of Airpower, Deliberate Force, Dayton Peace Accord
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
To understand the role Deny Flight and Deliberate Force played in getting a peace agreement signed, one must understand the political and historical context of the war in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Ethnic animosities, severe economic hardships, and opportunistic leadership, combined with an uncertain post-cold-war landscape, merged to create a confusing and dangerous situation in Bosnia.
Lithuania History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,540. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Fiction » Adventure » General
Early History, Society, Economy, Culture, Government and Politics
Latvia History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Fiction » Adventure » General
Early History, Population, Economy, Government and Politics
Georgia History, Early History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,590. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Christianity and the Georgian Empire, Population, Language, Religion, Culture, Arts, Economy, Government and Politics
Estonia History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Sonit Education Academy. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Fiction » Adventure » General
Early History, Society, Education, Economy, Government and Politics
Confronting the Ghost of Stalin: Euro-Atlantic Efforts to Secure Georgia - NATO Enlargement, Russia and Putin, Caucasian Legacy, Transcaucasus, Abkhazia, South Ossetia, Pankisi Gorge, Tsitelubani
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. Since achieving independence in 1991 with the fall of the Soviet Union, Georgia has become the most westward-oriented state in the Transcaucasus.
Russia's Revival: Ambitions, Limitations, and Opportunities for the United States - Vladimir Putin's Record, Corruption Complex, Military, Near Abroad, China, Iran, Implications for United States
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,850. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Independent Russia is approaching the start of its third decade of post-Soviet existence. After the economic chaos of the Boris Yeltsin decade and the recovery and stabilization of the Vladimir Putin decade, Russia's leaders have high ambitions for a return to great power status in the years ahead.
Admiral Gorshkov on "Navies in War and Peace" - Analysis of the Cold War Soviet Navy, Use of Russian Naval Forces in Wartime and Peacetime, USSR Military Strategy, Politico-Strategic Approach to War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,070. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book summarizes and analyzes the series of articles entitled "Navies in War and Peace" by Soviet Navy Commander-in-Chief, Admiral of the Fleet Sergey Gorshkov, USSR, during the Cold War.
Gelendzik. In Russian. Book1. Photos Stories. Геленджик. Книга 1. Истории Старых Фотографий. Чудеса в Решете.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,210. Language: Russian. Published: April 21, 2016 and represented by Elena Pankey. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Essay » Literature
Книга1(Трилогии) о Геленджике и событиях на старых фотографиях, свидетелями которых автор была. О давно не существующих улицах и людях Геленджика, памятью о которых автор дорожит. Приятно прогуляться по старому Геленджику 1950х -1970х, о котором теперь памнят только его сторожилы. Это книга о тех людях кто рос на берегу Черного моря, был счастлив, страдал, любил, кто жил в ССС
U.S. Strategic Interests and Georgia's Prospects for NATO Membership - Russian Aggression in Georgia and Ukraine, Fear in Central and Eastern European Nations, Georgia Geostrategic Importance
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,790. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study analyzes Georgia's geostrategic importance and investigates links between Georgian and U.S. foreign policies as they relate to NATO enlargement.
Час second-hand
Price: Free! Words: 133,900. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 7, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
“Час second-hand” — кніга пісьменніцы Святланы Алексіевіч, апошняя з серыі, прысвечанай “гісторыі вялікай і страшнай утопіі — камунізму”: Вялікая Айчынная вайна, Афганістан, Чарнобыль і, нарэшце, развал сацыялістычнай імперыі... Кніга перакладзеная на многія еўрапейскія мовы і ўжо атрымала прэстыжныя прэміі нямецкіх кнігадрукароў і французскіх медыяў.
Serbia in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Serbian Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Belgrade, Novi Sad, Nis, Subotica, Dusan, Balkan Wars, Tito, Kosovo, Danube, Tisza
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,170. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » European
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Serbia.
Poland in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Polish Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Security, Gomulka, Gierek, Collapse of Communism, Warsaw, Lodz, Krakow, Gdansk, Lublin, Oder
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,580. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of unique, up-to-date guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Poland.

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