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Women in War and Resistance

Selected Biographies of Soviet Women Soldiers

by Kazimiera J. Cottam

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by New Military Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women,
  • Soviet Union,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Military,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Women heroes,
  • Underground movements,
  • Biography,
  • Military,
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Women soldiers,
  • Historical - General,
  • Armed Forces

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages451
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9556645M
    ISBN 100968270220
    ISBN 109780968270226
    OCLC/WorldCa38591441


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In addition to analyzing Soviet women combatants' contributions to World War II effort, the books offer substantial detail and commentary on the state of the Red Army throughout its development, the essential social context within which it evolved, and Together with the other books of the series provides the hitherto missing human dimension of the War on the Eastern Front/5.

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