The author Victor Suvorov, a pseudonym chose by a Russian defector during the Cold War, has written many books about the Soviet military. The books have proven to be controversial and have sparked a series of books aiming to discredit his revelations and
Танковые соединения представляли собой главную ударную силу армий времен Второй мировой войны. Советские танковые войска, созданные в годы первых пятилеток, к моменту нападения Германии на Советский Союз находились на стадии реорганизации и перевооружения, что стало одной из причин неудач первого периода Великой Отечественной войны, несмотря на то, что по...
The Battle of Kalisz took place on October 29 1706 in Kalisz Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth during the Great Northern War. The battle was fought by Russian cavalry led by commander Aleksandr Menshikov; against a smaller Swedish force headed by colonel
Kokkinaki was perhaps the leading Soviet test pilot setting many world and Soviet records. He worked for several design bureaus, including theIlyushin Design Bureau , where he served as its chief test pilot. He also established the shortest flight route
Since the beginning of the XVIII century Baltics over 200 years was part of Russia. Without any exaggeration it was the most peaceful regions of the empire. However in 1941-1944. Baltics was the only occupied by Hitler in Europe a large part of the pop
The Battle of Berlin' - a collection which is based on a study of Military History Department of the General Staff of the Soviet Army Berlin operation in 1945 previously held secret. The book gives a detailed description of the preparation of the Berl