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The Effect of Everyday Corruption on the Russian View of Their Political Leadership: Russian Public Opinion and Personalist Autocracy Regime Support of Vladimir Putin Assessed by Unique Survey Data
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Analyzing unique survey data gathered in the summer of 2015 from Russia, the authors are able to trace the links between personal corrupt behavior and political attitudes. They show that participation in everyday corruption lowers a person's support for the political regime, both as a bivariate relationship and in a multivariate model with controls.
Arms Control and Missile Defense: Explaining Success and Failure in U.S. - Russian Cooperation - ABM, INF Treaties, Ballistic Missile Defense, Putin's Siloviki, KGB Cadre, Intellectual Entrepreneurs
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,940. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Russia can no longer be considered a world superpower, but it remains a great power in terms of strategic global security. Russia's importance is based on its nuclear arsenal and permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council.
Modern Day Sino-Soviet Split: Russia's Role in the U.S. Pivot Towards Asia - Combining History and a Realist Interpretation of International Relations for Consideration of Russian Role
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,000. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Russian
As the United States pivots toward Asia, U.S. national security professionals must include Russia and Sino-Russian relations as a vital part of any strategy to manage China. In January 2012, the United States announced a strategic shift towards the Asia-Pacific because U.S. economic and security interests are increasingly linked to developments in Asia.
Anti-Americanism: A Perfect Addition to a Russian Authoritarian's Political Toolbox - Vladimir Putin's History from the KGB to the Presidency, Corruption and Oligarchs, NATO, How Can America Cope?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
This study analyzes anti-Americanism in Russia during the era of Vladimir Putin. The objective is to evaluate Vladimir Putin's anti-Americanism and the political implications of Putinist anti-Americanism within Russia.
Fighting in the Mountains and Among the People: Imperial Russian and Early Soviet Population-Centric Counterinsurgency - Caucasian War and Bolshevik Suppression of Basmachi Rebellion (1919-1933)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This monograph examines the imperial Russian campaign to quell rebellion in the North Caucasus from 1801 to 1864 and the Bolshevik suppression of the Basmachi rebellion in Central Asia from 1919 to 1933. The Caucasian War and the Basmachi rebellion featured Muslim insurgent movements that exploited inaccessible mountain terrain and relied upon the local population for recruitment and support.
Cannibal from Gori: Stalin's Holocaust
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian
This is a first-hand account of an, until now, unknown plot, conceived and set in motion by the Soviet Leader, Joseph Stalin, himself. As WWII was moving to Axis defeat, a strategic alliance between Stalin and the Soviet Jewish community offered the possibility of attracting massive international investments to the Soviet Union.
The Soviet Biological Weapons Program and Its Legacy in Today's Russia - Innovation Using Recombinant DNA Technology and Genetic Engineering, the Biopreparat BW Program, Biography of Smirnov
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
President Richard M. Nixon's November 25, 1969, terminated the U.S. offensive biological weapons program on November 25, 1969. This paper seeks to explain why the Soviet government, at approximately the same time, decided to do essentially the opposite, namely, to establish a large biological warfare (BW) program that would be driven by newly discovered and powerful biotechnologies.
Essential Guide to Russian Hacking and Malicious Cyber Activity in the 2016 Presidential Election, Intelligence Agency Reports, Role of Putin, Russia Political Warfare Against America and the West
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 112,770. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is a comprehensive compilation of breaking government reports and congressional testimony regarding the assessment of the U.S. intelligence community, including the CIA, FBI, and NSA, that Russia and Vladimir Putin engaged in cyber attacks and propaganda to influence the outcome of the 2016 Presidential election between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.
Russian Political Warfare: Origin, Evolution, and Application - Comprehensive Study of Putin's Hybrid Warfare Campaigns Against United States and the West, Crimean Annexation, Ukraine, Gerasimov Model
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 110,850. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Russia's annexation of the Crimean Peninsula in 2014 and subsequent activities in Eastern Ukraine are not isolated incidents, but rather a new form of hybrid war, or asymmetric warfare. They are part of a decades-long and continent-spanning Russian political warfare (PW) campaign.
Archipiélago GULAG
You set the price! Words: 677,880. Language: Spanish. Published: December 12, 2016 by Aurora Ebook. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » History » Russian
En este libro no hay personajes ni hechos imaginarios. Las gentes y los lugares aparecen con sus propios nombres. Cuando se emplean iniciales, ello obedece únicamente a razones de índole personal. Y cuando falta algún nombre, se debe a un fallo de la memoria humana, aunque todo ocurrió tal como se describe aquí.
Черная книга Чеченской войны
Price: Free! Words: 39,840. Language: Russian. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian
В книге представлен текст доклада, подготовленного для российской делегации в Парламентской Ассамблее Европы (2000 г.). Он являлся ответом на многочисленные клеветнические выпады в адрес России и ее силовых структур, ведущих в Чечне войну против вооруженных бандформирований в начале 2000-х годов.
Russia and Hybrid Warfare: Identifying Critical Elements in Successful Applications of Hybrid Tactics - Putin's Crimea Annexation, Ukraine, 1923 German Revolution, Germany's Austria Annexation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,070. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » Military
With the Russian annexation of Crimea in 2014, hybrid war became a buzzword within political and academic circles. This study examines hybrid warfare applications using contemporary and historical examples.
Using Their Own People Against Them: Russia's Exploitation of Ethnicity in Georgia and Ukraine - Putin, Crimea, Donbras, Ethnonationalism Foreign Policy, NATO, Hybrid War and Propaganda, Insurgency
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » History » European
Russia consistently exploits ethnic divides in its foreign policy strategy, specifically against states in its "near abroad." Georgia and Ukraine have been on the receiving end of this strategy for most of their post-Soviet history.
The Billion Dollar Spy | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Hoffman’s look into the story of Tolkachev, the billion-dollar spy, is exciting and thrilling, while also being a tragic emotional roller coaster. Hoffman presents the events in such a way the raises the stakes of each operation to its peak. Every meeting, whether between Tolkachev or another of the spies featured in the book is supplemented by the exact right amount of background information
2016 Russia: Background and Strategy - Vladimir Putin, Ukraine, Sanctions, Economic Troubles, Russian Military Reform, Defense Spending, Readiness, Demographics, Moving on From the Cold War
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,120. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
The purpose of this study was to gain a better understanding of the present situation in Russia and examine possible influences on potential strategies moving forward. The relationship the United States has with Russia is only deteriorating, and Russia seems to be growing bolder by the day.
Return of the Bear? Russia's Ties with Former Soviet Allies in Latin America - Nicaragua, Cuba, Castro, Ortega, Counter-narcotics, Arms Transfers, Putin, Cuban Missile Crisis, Naval Deployments, Bases
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,040. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Comparing Soviet ties with Cuba and Sandinista-led Nicaragua during the Cold War to Russian ties with Cuba and Nicaragua today, this study finds that Russia's reengagement with former Soviet allies in Latin America does not portend a return of the Soviet "bear" to the U.S. periphery.
What Price Freedom
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,490. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Russian
In a place and time where typewriters weren’t allowed and there was only one radio station that the government controlled, few had the courage to speak of it. Now, Galina Evangelista shares the truth of Cold War Russia and how fear lives in people’s minds.
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.
Three Sisters at the Revolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Essay » Political
Jeff Manber reveals a very personal window into Moscow of the early 1990s as the Soviet Union was collapsing. His memoir focuses on three women, the three sisters, each of whom is overwhelmed by their new world of so many American-styled religious and political freedoms. "Three Sisters" is a riveting and controversial account that makes more understandable the Russia of today.
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.