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Author Goldman, Stuart D. (Stuart Douglas), 1943-

Title Nomonhan, 1939 : the Red Army's Victory That Shaped World War II
Published Annapolis, MD : Naval Institute Press, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations, maps
Contents The Legacy of the Past -- The Global Context -- Changkufeng -- Nomonhan : Preliminaries -- Nomonhan : A Lesson in Limited War -- Nomonhan, the Nonaggression Pact, and the Outbreak of WW II -- Nomonhan Casts a Long Shadow : Lessons of Nomonhan : Learned and Not Learned -- Epilogue
Summary This is the story of a little-known Soviet-Japanese conflict that influenced the outbreak and shaped the course of the Second World War. In the summers of 1937, 1938, and 1939, Japan and the Soviet Union fought a series of border conflicts
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Soviet Union. Raboche-Krestʹi͡anskai͡a Krasnai͡a Armii͡a -- History -- World War, 1939-1945
Khalkhin Gol, Battle of, Mongolia, 1939.
Russo-Japanese Border Conflicts, 1932-1941.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Causes.
Manchuria (China) -- Strategic aspects.
Mongolia -- Strategic aspects.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1612510981 (electronic bk.)
9781612510989 (electronic bk.)