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Title Guns and rubles [electronic resource] : the defense industry in the Stalinist state / edited by Mark Harrison.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press : Published in cooperation with the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford University, c2008.


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Description xxvi, 272 p. : ill.
Series Yale-Hoover series on Stalin, Stalinism, and the Cold War
Yale-Hoover series on Stalin, Stalinism, and the Cold War.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / by Paul R. Gregory -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations, acronyms, technical terms, and conventions -- Note on references -- The dictator and defense / Mark Harrison -- Before Stalinism : the early 1920s / Andrei Sokolov -- Hierarchies and markets : the defense industry under Stalin / Mark Harrison and Andrei Markevich -- Planning the supply of weapons : the 1930s / Andrei Markevich -- Planning for mobilization : the 1930s / R.W. Davies -- The Soviet market for weapons / Mark Harrison and Andrei Markevich -- The market for labor in the 1930s : the aircraft industry / Mikhail Mukhin -- The market for inventions : experimental aircraft engines / Mark Harrison -- Secrecy / Mark Harrison -- Afterword -- Contributors -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Defense industries -- Soviet Union.
Weapons industry -- Soviet Union.
Soviet Union -- Military policy.
Soviet Union -- History -- 1925-1953.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Harrison, Mark, 1949-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780300125245 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300125240 (cloth : alk. paper)

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