Featuring specially drawn full-color mapping and drawing upon a
wide range of sources, this succinct account explains the origins,
history and consequences of Russia's wars in Chechnya, thereby
shedding new light on the history - and prospects - of that
Mark Galeotti, an expert on the conflict, traces the progress of
the wars, from the initial Russian advance through to urban battles
such as Grozny, and the prolonged guerrilla warfare... more...