Western accounts of the Soviet-Finnish war have been reliant on Western sources. Using Russian archival and previously classified secondary sources to document the experience of the Red Army in conflict with Finland, Carl Van Dyke offers a reassessment of the conflict.Shaposhnikov survived a party purge in 1933 on the basis of a peer evaluation which portrayed him as a#39;versatile and ... traits which undoubtedly saved him from the executionera#39;s bullet during the purges of the Red Armya#39;s command corps in the later ... Shaposhnikov recognized the divinational nature of Stalina#39;s leadership while Stalin valued Shaposhnikova#39;s technical ... A graduate of the Naval Academy in the early 1930s, Nikolai Gerasimovich Kuznetsov made his career in the Blackanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Soviet Invasion of Finland, 1939-40|
|Author||:||Carl Van Dyke|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-01-11|