1st Edition

Soviet Allies
The Warsaw Pact And The Issue Of Reliability

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ISBN 9780367303587
December 13, 2021 Forthcoming by Routledge
273 Pages

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Book Description

This book provides empirical guidance for Western assessments of WTO "reliability". It analyzes the changing Warsaw Pact alliance structure, the relationship of East European military establishments to the USSR, and the interplay of Soviet and East European security concerns.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Conceptual and Systemic Perspectives -- The Measurement of East European WTO "Reliability" -- The Warsaw Treaty Organization's Third Decade: Systemic Transformations -- The Political Administrations of the Warsaw Pact and the Reliability of the East-Bloc Armed Forces -- Country Studies -- Bulgaria -- Warsaw Pact Reliability: The Czechoslovak People's Army (CLA) -- German Democratic Republic -- Hungary -- Martial Law and the Reliability of the Polish Military -- Romania -- Conclusion

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Daniel N. Nelson