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The Resource The guns of August 2008 : Russia's war in Georgia, Svante E. Cornell & S. Frederick Starr, editors

The guns of August 2008 : Russia's war in Georgia, Svante E. Cornell & S. Frederick Starr, editors

Label
The guns of August 2008 : Russia's war in Georgia
Title
The guns of August 2008
Title remainder
Russia's war in Georgia
Statement of responsibility
Svante E. Cornell & S. Frederick Starr, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is designed to present the facts about the Russian-Georgian war of 2008 along with comprehensive coverage of the background to those events. It brings together a wealth of expertise on the South Caucasus and Russian foregin policy, with contributions by Russian, Georgian, European, and American experts on the region
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
947.5808/62
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DK676.9.R8
LC item number
G86 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cornell, Svante E
  • Starr, S. Frederick
Series statement
Studies of Central Asia and the Caucasus
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • South Ossetia War, 2008
  • Georgia (Republic)
  • Russia (Federation)
  • Georgia (Republic)
  • Russia (Federation)
  • South Ossetia (Georgia)
  • Abkhazia (Georgia)
  • Caucasus, South
  • Russia (Federation)
  • Russia (Federation)
  • National security
  • South Ossetia War (2008)
  • HISTORY
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Military policy
  • Military relations
  • National security
  • South Caucasus
  • Europe
  • Georgia (Republic)
  • Georgia (Republic)
  • Georgia (Republic)
  • Russia (Federation)
Label
The guns of August 2008 : Russia's war in Georgia, Svante E. Cornell & S. Frederick Starr, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The paradox of living in paradise : Georgia's descent into chaos / Thomas Goltz -- Georgian-Russian relations in the 1990s / Thornike Gordadze -- The Russian leadership's preparation for war, 1999-2008 / Andrei Illarionov -- Georgia's Rose Revolution : the break with the past / Niklas Nilsson -- From neglect to duress : the West and the Georgian crisis before the 2008 war / Stephen Blank -- The Saakashvili administration's reaction to Russian policies before the 2008 war / David Smith -- From Sukhumi to Tskhinvali : the path to war in Georgia / Johanna Popjanevski -- After August 7 : the escalation of the Russia-Georgia war / Pavel Felgenhauer -- Defining victory and defeat : the information war between Russia and Georgia / Paul Goble -- The external implications of the Russia-Georgia war / James Sherr
Control code
608692368
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 279 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780765625090
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)608692368
Label
The guns of August 2008 : Russia's war in Georgia, Svante E. Cornell & S. Frederick Starr, editors
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The paradox of living in paradise : Georgia's descent into chaos / Thomas Goltz -- Georgian-Russian relations in the 1990s / Thornike Gordadze -- The Russian leadership's preparation for war, 1999-2008 / Andrei Illarionov -- Georgia's Rose Revolution : the break with the past / Niklas Nilsson -- From neglect to duress : the West and the Georgian crisis before the 2008 war / Stephen Blank -- The Saakashvili administration's reaction to Russian policies before the 2008 war / David Smith -- From Sukhumi to Tskhinvali : the path to war in Georgia / Johanna Popjanevski -- After August 7 : the escalation of the Russia-Georgia war / Pavel Felgenhauer -- Defining victory and defeat : the information war between Russia and Georgia / Paul Goble -- The external implications of the Russia-Georgia war / James Sherr
Control code
608692368
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 279 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780765625090
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)608692368

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