Out of Afghanistan: The Inside Story of the Soviet Withdrawal

By Diego Cordovez

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When the Soviet Union pulled its forces out of Afghanistan, the American media had a simple explanation: Soviet troops had been hounded out of the mountains by U.S.-armed guerrillas--the skies cleared of Soviet aircraft by Stinger missiles--until the Kremlin was forced to cry uncle. But Diego Cordovez and Selig S. Harrison shatter this image. Out of Afghanistan shows that When the Soviet Union pulled its forces out of Afghanistan, the American media had a simple explanation: Soviet troops

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Hardcover, 472 pages
June 29th 1995 by Oxford University Press, USA

(first published January 1st 1995)

Original Title
Out of Afghanistan: The Inside Story of the Soviet Withdrawal
ISBN
0195062949 (ISBN13: 9780195062946)
Edition Language
English

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