The Resource Chechnya : tombstone of Russian power, Anatol Lieven ; with photographs by Heidi Bradner

Chechnya : tombstone of Russian power, Anatol Lieven ; with photographs by Heidi Bradner

Label
Chechnya : tombstone of Russian power
Title
Chechnya
Title remainder
tombstone of Russian power
Statement of responsibility
Anatol Lieven ; with photographs by Heidi Bradner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An eyewitness account of the war and an analysis of Chechen tradition and the character of the Chechen nation
Cataloging source
TC
Dewey number
947.5/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DK511.C37
LC item number
L54 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Chechnya : tombstone of Russian power, Anatol Lieven ; with photographs by Heidi Bradner
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm39200355
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 436 pages
Isbn
9780300073980
Lccn
98084479
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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u16862
System control number
(OCoLC)39200355

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