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Brothers armed : military aspects of the crisis in Ukraine / edited by Colby Howard and Ruslan Pukhov, Centre for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies (CAST), Moscow ; foreword by David M. Glantz.

Edition:
Second edition.
Publication:
Minneapolis : East View Press, 2015.
Format/Description:
Book
333 pages, [10] pages of color photos : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Ukraine Conflict, 2014-.
Ukraine -- History, Military.
Ukraine -- Military policy.
Ukraine. Zbroĭni Syly -- Reorganization.
Ukraine -- Defenses.
Russia (Federation) -- Armed Forces -- Reorganization.
Crimea (Ukraine) -- History, Military -- 21st century.
Ukraine -- Politics and government -- 1991-.
Ukraine. Zbroĭni Syly.
Ukraine Conflict (2014- ).
Administrative agencies -- Reorganization.
Armed Forces -- Reorganization.
Military policy.
Military readiness.
Politics and government.
Russia (Federation).
Ukraine.
Ukraine -- Crimea.
Form/Genre:
Military history.
Contents:
Part I. The backstory of a disputed Crimea
Khrushchev's gift: the questionable ownership of Crimea / Vasiliy Kashin
Part II. A picture of the military faceoff
The Soviet inheritance of Ukrainian armed forces / Sergey Denisentsev
Neglect and rot: degradation of Ukraine's military in the interim period / Anton Lavrov and Aleksey Nikolsky
Russia: hard lessons learned: Russian military reform up to the Georgian conflict / Mikhail Barabanov
Changing the force and moving forward after Georgia / Mikhail Barabanov
Little, green, and polite: the creation of Russian special operations forces / Aleksey Nikolsky
Part III. The annexation of Crimea
Home of the Black Sea Fleet: history and disposition of Russian forces on Crimea / Dmitry Boltenkov
Russian again: the military operation for Crimea / Anton Lavrov
Part IV. Ukrainian armed forces put to the test
Viewing the action in Ukraine from the Kremlin's windows / Mikhail Barabanov
Civil war in the east: how the conflict unfolded before Minsk I / Anton Lavrov
Aircraft, tanks and artillery in the Donbass / Anton Lavrov
Reorganization under crisis: development of Ukraine's defense and security agencies / Alexey Nikolsky.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Charles H. Maxson Fund.
Contributor:
Howard, Colby, editor.
Pukhov, Ruslan, editor.
Charles H. Maxson Fund.
ISBN:
9781879944657 (pbk.)
1879944650 (pbk.)
9781879944640 (ebook)
1879944642 (ebook)
OCLC:
921141500
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