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Chechnya : tombstone of Russian power

Author: Anatol Lieven
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An eyewitness account of the war and an analysis of Chechen tradition and the character of the Chechen nation.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anatol Lieven
ISBN: 0300073984 9780300073980
OCLC Number: 39200355
Description: xii, 436 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: PART I: THE WAR: A personal memoir of Grozny and the Chechen war --
Russia and Chechnya, 1991-1994: The origins of war --
The course of the Chechen war --
PART II: THE RUSSIAN DEFEAT: The masque of democracy: Russia's liberal capitalist revolution and the collapse of state power --
Who would be a soldier if you could work in a bank? Social and cultural roots of the Russian defeat --
Failure of the Serbian option, 1: The collapse of the Cossacks --
Failure of the Serbian Option, 2: The weakness of the Russian diasporas --
A fish rots from the head: military roots of the Russian defeat --
PART III: THE CHECHEN VICTORY: The two hundred years war: the history and context of the Russian-Chechen conflict --
We are free and equal like wolves: social and cultural roots of the Chechen victory --
The prayers of slaves are not heard in Heaven: Chechnya and Islam, a religious nation or a national religion.
Responsibility: Anatol Lieven ; with photographs by Heidi Bradner.
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Provides an account of the war between Russia and Chechen separatist forces from December 1994 to August 1996. Through this account the text casts light on what the author believes to be one of the  Read more...

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/800090568#Place\/russie<\/a>> # Russie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Russie<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Russie.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/800090568#Place\/tchetchenie_russie<\/a>> # Tch\u00E9tch\u00E9nie (Russie)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Tch\u00E9tch\u00E9nie (Russie)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/800090568#Place\/tschetschenien<\/a>> # Tschetschenien<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Tschetschenien<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/800090568#Topic\/chechnya<\/a>> # Chechnya<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Chechnya<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/800090568#Topic\/identite_nationale<\/a>> # Identit\u00E9 nationale<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Identit\u00E9 nationale<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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