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
Title variation
Russia's war in Georgia
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
947.5808/62
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DK676.9.R8
LC item number
G86 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies of Central Asia and the Caucasus
Label
The guns of August 2008 : Russia's war in Georgia, Svante E. Cornell & S. Frederick Starr, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
2009019849
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 279 p., [10] p. of plates
Isbn
9780765625076
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn323201144
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