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Chechnya Tombstone of Russian Power

ISBN-10: 0300078811

ISBN-13: 9780300078817

Edition: 1999

Authors: Anatol Lieven

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According to Anatol Lieven, the construct of the West, namely that Russia is an empire-seeking threat, is false and the badly organised Chechen guerrillas who beat the Russian Army in the mid 1990s, demonstrate this fact in a striking way.
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Book details

List price: $32.00
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 6/10/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 448
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Preface to the Paperback Edition
Acknowledgements
Introduction
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
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
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
Conclusion
Notes
Index