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It also exposes the canard that U.S. aid was instrumental in the Soviet collapse.
I think that this is a very interesting and informative book, and I highly recommend it to anyone who wishes to understand the Soviet war in Afghanistan.
Unfortunately, the book provides little new information for a reader with more than a basic understanding of Afghanistan.
A good book about the russo-afghanistan war. It doesn't takes sides, just gives you an indepth history both informative and brutal. Read morePublished 16 hours ago by jose from the bay (area that is)
Very well written. This should be required reading for those idiots in Washington.. very informative and frightening to read. GREAT!Published 7 months ago by Catharine Cobb
On December 24, 1979, Soviet armies marched across the border into neighboring Afghanistan, beginning a war that would last ten years and result in the deaths of some 14,000 Soviet... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Kurt A. Johnson
This book gives all the finer details of how and why the Soviets came into Afghanistan and later left. A must read for anyone interested in Afghanistan.Published 8 months ago by Timothy G. Sweemer
Fantastic book. To think 9/11 happened because the Soviets wanted Afghan girls to be taught how to read is mind blowing. Read morePublished 16 months ago by JF
The below is a review of the audiobook, not the hardcopy.
This is an overview of the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan as told by a Russian journalist, Gregory Fiefer. Mr. Read more
A fantastic book of the Russian experience in the Afghan War, it shows lessons for all in the Ghan to this day !Published 19 months ago by Jamie Michael Norris
In The Great Gamble: The Soviet War in Afghanistan, Gregory Feifer talks about The Soviet Union's misadventure in Afghanistan from approx. 1979-1989. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Michael Griswold
In "The Great Gamble: The Soviet War in Afghanistan", former NPR Moscow correspondent Gregory Feifer covers the 1979-1989 Soviet-Afghan war, primarily from the Soviet side,... Read morePublished 21 months ago by WryGuy2