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Date: Thu, 12 Jun 2003
Subject: Publication Announcement: Politics and the Russian Army by Brian D. Taylor
From: Juliet Barnes <jbarnes@cup.org>

Cambridge University Press is pleased to announce the publication of:

Politics and the Russian Army
Civil-Military Relations, 1689-2000
By Brian D. Taylor

This comprehensive overview of the political role of the Russian military (from Peter the Great's time in 1689 to the present) reveals why Russia has not experienced a successful military coup in over two centuries. Including materials from archives and interviews, the book covers the Imperial, Soviet, and post-Soviet periods through detailed analysis of some of the most important events in Russian political history.

2003/376 pp./5 line diagrams/14 tables
0-521-81674-2/Hb/List: $75.00
0-521-01694-0/Pb/List: $25.00

For information about how to order this book or how to request an examination copy for course consideration, please contact us at:

Order Dept  Cambridge University Press  100 Brook Hill Drive  West Nyack,
NY 10994
Toll-Free: (800) 872-7423 / FAX: (914) 937-4712

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