The Soviet Art of War

Doctrine, Strategy, and Tactics by Harriet T. Scott

Publisher: Westview Pr (Short Disc)

Written in English
Published: Pages: 260 Downloads: 939
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  • History of specific subjects,
  • War & defence operations,
  • Soviet Union,
  • Military art and science
The Physical Object
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8316172M
ISBN 100865313342
ISBN 109780865313347

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Soviet art is the visual art that was produced after October Socialist Revolution of in the Soviet Russia (—) and Soviet Union (—). 1 Soviet Art of the Post-Revolutionary Period. 2 Art of Socialist Realism. 3 Soviet Nonconformist Art. 6 Further reading. 8 External links. Soviet Art of the Post-Revolutionary Period.

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There is a large number of well printed and diverse pictures. The binding is also good, though it is glue on nylon, or something of that sort, I was hoping for something sewn, but it is durable and works just Reviews: If you enjoy military history, you should definitely get this book.

The Soviet Union was one of the pre-eminent military powers of the 20th century, and this compendium of essays by military scholars explains how a rag-tag would-be world power that collapsed in disarray during World War I, first fought a complex civil war for five years, then built a military force capable of defeating the Reviews: 5.

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The history of the Soviet Union has long fascinated me- from the start of the empire when the peasants rose up against the establishment and Lenin’s Bolshevik Red Army stormed the winter gardens to the fall of the empire and the events that led up to its collapse.

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To mark the centenary of the Russian Revolution, this landmark book gathers information from the forefront of current research in early Soviet art, providing a new understanding of where art was presented, who. This report examines the development of the Soviet Army’s operational art against the Germans during World War 2.

It examines the reconstruction and reorganization of the Soviet military forces after Hitler’s invasion, the development and coordination of military tactics on the various fronts and the deployment of forces for defense or attack in several battles.

But preserving the work of the perhaps overlooked women behind these books adds new color and depth to the idea that Soviet children’s book were a perfect marriage of propaganda and art. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Soviet art of war.

Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. This otherworldly collection of Soviet space-race graphics takes readers on a cosmic adventure through Cold War-era Russia.

Created against a backdrop of geopolitical uncertainty, the extraordinary images featured, taken from the period's hugely successful popular-science magazines, were a vital tool for the promotion of state ideology. THE SOVIET WAR Machine Book - $ The Soviet War Machine Book.

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The Art of War has inspired Mao Zedong’s writings about Guerrilla warfare. Ho Chi Minh translated The Art of War for his generals to study. Sun Tzu’s Art of War is a widely acclaimed book on military strategy that has influenced and shaped the idea of Western and Eastern nations military s: K.

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It opens up an entire universe, teaching us about the many deep meanings of food: cultural, political, social, historical, personal.”. Socialist Realism is the officially sanctioned style of art that dominated Soviet painting for 50 years from the early s.

The style and content was laid down by the state with the purpose of furthering the goals of socialism and communism. Jean-Louis Cohen is an architect and architectural historian.

He is the Sheldon H. Solow Professor in the History of Architecture at New York University Institute of Fine Arts. Christina Lodder is a Professor of History of Art at the University of Kent, where she specialises in the development of Russian d Pare is a photographer who specialises in Soviet modernist s: 2.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Soviet Union.

Posolʹstvo (U.S.). Soviet art in wartime. Washington, D.C., Embassy of the Union of soviet socialist. Prior tothere was very little meaningful differentiation between art and propaganda.

And the Russian Revolution in its beginnings embraced avant garde modernism as one of the forms that a revolutionary art might take. But after the Bolsheviks .