Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||By David Chaffetz.|
|Series||Special paper - Afghanistan Council, The Asia Society ; no. 4|
|LC Classifications||DS371.2 .C45|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||11 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||11|
|LC Control Number||79114621|
Afghanistan is Russia's Vietnam -- possibly with even greater consequences for the Soviet Union. Its retreat is an epochal event, the culmination of an American policy begun under Jimmy Carter and. vietnam for america was a terrible time as they thought they were going in there as a military giant (same with the russians and afghanistan.) however america were pulverized and embarrassed beyond repair because of guerilla warfare - the vietnamese knew the landscape much better than any american forces. and so just like the americans lost vietnam because of guerilla . As I have noted before in these pages, Vietnam and Russia have a defense relationship that dates back to the Cold War and continues on today Author: Prashanth Parameswaran. Russia's War in Afghanistan (Men-at-Arms Book ) and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more. Share. Buy New. $ Qty: Qty: 1. FREE Shipping Get free shipping Free day shipping within the U.S. when you order $ of eligible items sold or fulfilled by Amazon. Or get business-day shipping on this item Cited by: 4.
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