TITLE

Armies of Snow and Armies of Sand: The Impact of Soviet Military Doctrine on Arab Militaries

AUTHOR(S)
Eisenstadt, Michael; Pollack, Kenneth M.
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Middle East Journal;Autumn2001, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p549
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the impact of the Soviet Union military doctrine on Arab nations' militaries. Soviet role in the Middle East; Two key factors in the Soviet military doctrine; Emphasis of Soviet military on achieving rapid victory though offensive operations intended to annihilate the enemy's forces; Arab culture and Soviet military practices.
ACCESSION #
5955505

 

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