Ex library with expected stamps and markings. xxvi + 276 pp, 34 b&w plates, appendices, bibliography, glossary, and index. Corners bumped, slight spine slant, slight edge wear. Text is clean and unmarked.
"This book . . . deals with Soviet concepts of command, the measurement of effectiveness, the application of systems theory and the advent of computerisation . . . in the context of a . . . wide-ranging discussion of Soviet military institutions, their performance in World War II, their subsequent modernisation, and the problems arising from social change, the decline in ideology and the information explosion."; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall