By Mark Galeotti

The Soviet Union's final conflict was once performed out opposed to the backdrop of dramatic switch in the USSR. this can be the 1st e-book to review the influence of the conflict on Russian politics and society. in keeping with large use of Soviet authentic and unofficial assets, in addition to paintings with Afghan veterans, it illustrates the best way the struggle fed right into a wide selection of alternative strategies, from the increase of grassroots political activism to the retreat from globalism in overseas policy.

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